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picket

verb avoid, blackball, blockade, boycott, demonstrate, demonstrate against, demonstrate protest, dissuade from entering, persuade not to work, protest, restrict access, take part in a demonstration
Associated concepts: informational picketing, lawful pickettng, mass picketing, organizational picketing, peaceful picketing, primary picketing, recognitional picketing, retallatory picketing, secondary boycotts, situs picketing, symmathy strikes, unlawful picketing, violent picketing
See also: demonstrate, protest
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Cathy Bledsoe, a Vons employee in Burbank who pickets on the 4-to-9 a.
The check posts include Farooq Corporation and Nawaz Sharif Park pickets in the jurisdiction of Sadiqabad police station, a picket near Ariana Hotel in the limits of City police station, Asghar Mall Chowk and Chandni Chowk pickets in Bani police station area.
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 26, 2016-Southwest Airlines pilots join mechanics for informational picket
Police desperately hold back pickets has a lorry pulls away at Port Talbot
Junio Evasco from Laguna and an 18-year worker at the Golden Nugget said he would likely join the picket, along with his Filipino co-workers.
During the national building strike in 1972, 24 pickets were arrested and charged with offences including conspiracy to intimidate and affray.
Briefing journalists about the relief goods here at Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) office in Peshawar on Tuesday, Yaseen Khalil said the relief goods comprised of 60 ton rice, 12000 bags of flour, 36 ton sugar, 60 ton pulses, 12 ton tea, 120000 ton cooking oil, 216000 mineral water bottles, 12 ton salt, 12 ton dates, 15000 pickets of biscuits, 10000 picket of ORS, 4000 pickets of dry milk, 5000 pickets of kids food and 5000 pickets of high energy biscuits.
ACTOR Ricky Tomlinson handed a 100,000-signature petition in to 10 Downing Street in the battle to quash the 40-year-old convictions against 24 pickets.
The Cambridge Engineered Solutions team has evolved standard PacTite metal conveyor belts by adding the ability to specify variable patterns of the belt pickets, resulting in PacTitan--a belt with more options and a longer lifecycle.
The previous pickets were staged outside the Supreme Court and the Parliament.
Thus the evolved picket style today is a simple post and rail fence with vertical pickets attached at given spacings.
Pickets turned away drivers at the key Grangemouth depot in Stirlingshire and also in Aberdeen and Inverness.