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an amount of money that you earn for working, usually according to how many hours or days you work each week or month
a particular amount of money that you earn each month or year from your job
money that you receive for doing your job
money that someone gets from working or from investing money
the amount of money that you earn
money that you earn to live on
the smallest amount of money that an employer is legally allowed to pay a worker
pay that increases when you are successful at your job and that goes down when you are not successful
a small amount of money that someone earns that is not enough for ordinary living
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
money, food, or clothes given to poor people
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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