pay packet

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Noun1.pay packet - wages enclosed in an envelope for distribution to the wage earnerpay packet - wages enclosed in an envelope for distribution to the wage earner
pay, remuneration, salary, wage, earnings - something that remunerates; "wages were paid by check"; "he wasted his pay on drink"; "they saved a quarter of all their earnings"
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pay packet

pay envelope (Am) nbusta f paga inv
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AMAZON is handing junior staff pay packets worth more than PS90,000, as the tech sector narrows the salary gap with the banking industry, research has found.
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