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strike

Etymology: AS, strican, to advance swiftly
an action taken collectively by the employees of a company or institution in which they stop reporting for work in an effort to cause the employer to accede to certain demands. A strike usually follows unsuccessful negotiations between representatives of the union and management.

strike

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It is a static process (static calibration) in which an exactly known force is applied to the striker and the resulting voltage is recorded.
Anyone who can offer Striker a suitable new home is being asked to contact the Scottish SPCA's centre in Cardonald on 03000 999 999.
Calmund recommended at least getting one more striker in the next winter-break.
During the summer a lot of money was spent to bring in two strikers.
Striker firing is a feature of many recent designs, which I suppose is why so many think it's something new.
Russell has also worked with the under-21s in the past as well as Stoke striker Saido Berahino, Newcastle's Aleksandar Mitrovic, Benik Afobe of Bournemouth and Burnley's Andre Gray.
Russell commented last year that he was surprised strikers do not receive more individual coaching.
There's a lot of very successful teams playing with one striker, scoring lots of goals.
Start disassembly by pushing in the striker with a punch and moving the striker retainer down.
Caption: An Oshkosh 6x6-wheel drive Striker, similar to those ordered by the PANYNJ.
Despite his availability potentially reducing Ings' chances of starting, the former Burnley striker is still looking forward to getting acquainted with - and learning from - Sturridge.
Maharashtra, June 1 -- USHA launches its new range of USHA Striker Fans New Delhi, May 27, 2015: Usha International, one of India's leading consumer durable company and the 'official Partner' of Mumbai Indians (MI) team in the 8th season of the Indian Premium League launched its all new range of superfast Usha Striker Fans during this IPL season.