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  • n  a social class comprising those who do manual labor or work for wages
  • n  concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child
  • n  a political party formed in Great Britain in 1900; characterized by the promotion of labor's interests and formerly the socialization of key industries
  • n  productive work (especially physical work done for wages)
  • v  work hard
  • v  strive and make an effort to reach a goal
  • v  undergo the efforts of childbirth
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  • Barack Obama in Swissinfo
    I think actually Senator Clinton's answer on this one is right,Obama said. "I think we should use the hammer of a potential opt-out as leverage to ensure that we actually get labour and environmental standards that are enforced."
  • Tony Blair in CNN International
    I'm absolutely delighted to give my full support to Gordon as the next leader of the Labour Party and prime minister,Blair said. "I will endorse him fully."
  • Nick Clegg in Sunday Herald
    Clegg said: "We are watching the death throes of the Labour Party. It's the end for Labour. I do not think there is any way back for them. They no longer stand for anything the vast majority of British people need or want".

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