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verb [intransitive/transitive]
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    to sideline older women in the workplace

    It would be nice to think that “this ridiculous ageism that creeps out like a bad smell will just disappear”, but to anyone who senses themselves being “granny-tracked” at worksubtly counted out of the running – it probably doesn’t feel that way.

    Merkel, Clinton and co are proof that employers ‘granny-track’ at their peril.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 29/05/2015


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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