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rent strike

noun

Definition of rent strike

  1. :  a refusal by a group of tenants to pay rent (as in protest against high rates)




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rent strike

noun

Legal Definition of rent strike

  1. :  a refusal by a group of tenants to pay rent (as in protest against high rates)




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