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minimum wage

noun

: an amount of money that is the least amount of money per hour that workers must be paid according to the law

Full Definition of MINIMUM WAGE

2
:  the lowest wage paid or permitted to be paid; specifically :  a wage fixed by legal authority or by contract as the least that may be paid either to employed persons generally or to a particular category of employed persons

Examples of MINIMUM WAGE

  1. Congress will vote on a bill to raise the minimum wage.

First Known Use of MINIMUM WAGE

1860

Rhymes with MINIMUM WAGE

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