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Noun: lockout  'lók,awt
  1. A management action resisting employee's demands; employees are barred from entering the workplace until they agree to terms
Verb: lock out  lók awt
  1. Prevent employees from working during a strike

Derived forms: lockouts, locks out, locked out, locking out

Type of: exclude, keep out, opposition, resistance, shut, shut out

Encyclopedia: Lockout

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