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populist shop steward

  

      n   a shop steward who operates in a delegate role, putting the immediate interests of his members before union principles and policies  
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populist  
      adj  
1    appealing to the interests or prejudices of ordinary people  
      n  
2    a person, esp. a politician, who appeals to the interests or prejudices of ordinary people  


Populist  
      n  
1      (U.S. history)   a member of the People's Party, formed largely by agrarian interests to contest the 1892 presidential election. The movement gradually dissolved after the 1904 election  
      adj     (also)   
  Populistic  
2    of, characteristic of, or relating to the People's Party, the Populists, or any individual or movement with similar aims  
  Populism      n  
populist shop steward  
      n   a shop steward who operates in a delegate role, putting the immediate interests of his members before union principles and policies  

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n.
The non-gaming internet shop refers to a place where the game sites are blocked or not installed on all computer units.
n.
a single place where you can find everything you need, usually found in different places
n.
coffee shop used as an office especially using internet connection with your laptop computer
new term coined in 2010, not entered yet as "official"
v.
to steal something from a shop or a store during trading hours
adj.
when a shop is boarded up, it means it is no longer in business and that wooden planks have been nailed over its windows.
one in seven shops in the UK are boarded up
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