spot strike

spot′ strike`


n.
a labor strike by a local branch of a union.
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The pilots of World Airways began a nine-day strike with an initial, limited spot strike on January 28 after talks broke down between the pilot's Negotiating Committee and World Airways' management under the auspices of the National Mediation Board (NMB).
Van Nistelrooy's first spot strike and David Beckham's stunning 30-yard free-kick - both inside the first 17 minutes - were scant reward for United's first-half dominance.
The pilots of World Airways began the job action with an initial spot strike on January 28, 2006, after talks broke down between the pilot's Negotiating Committee and World Airways' management under the auspices of the National Mediation Board (NMB).
Emergency help: A-list facial expert Sarah Chapman gives her celebrity clients this cool tip whenever a pesky spot strikes at the worst possible time.
When he tried to spot strikes on the corners, they wound up as easy targets for TCU's bats.
Attacking them as a means to get to that spot strikes me as not being the first choice .