a strike by a body of workers, not because of grievances against their own employer, but by way of endorsing and aiding another group of workers who are on strike or have been locked out.
a strike organized in support of another section of workers or a cause and not because of direct grievances Also called sympathetic strike
adjective, Biology, Ecology. 1. originating in or occupying the same geographical area. adjective 1. (of biological speciation or species) taking place or existing in the same or overlapping geographical areas Compare allopatric sympatric (sĭm-pāt’rĭk) Ecology Occupying the same or overlapping geographic areas without interbreeding. Although they share the same geographic range, sympatric populations of related […]
symphalangism sym·phal·an·gism (sĭm-fāl’ən-jĭz’əm) n. See syndactyly. Ankylosis of the finger or toe joints.
noun 1. an insect or other organism that lives in the nests of social insects, esp ants and termites, and is fed and reared by the inmates Compare synoekete
noun 1. a small symphony orchestra that usually specializes in playing short, familiar classical works or salon music.