slave labor

noun

Definition of slave labor

1 : work that is done by slaves or by people who are treated like slaves prisoners being forced to do slave labor a slave labor camp
2 : work done by slaves The pyramids were built by slave labor.

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“Slave labor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/slave%20labor. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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