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minimum wage
used in Sycamore Row

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Definition
the lowest wage that an employer is allowed to pay — usually determined by law, but could be by union or other contract
  • Minimum wage but that's all she can find right now."
    p. 404.9
  • I got the impression she's a fairly typical black woman for these parts, with a houseful of kids, a part-time husband, a minimum-wage job, a hard life."
    p. 88.8

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