smoko

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smoko

(ˈsməʊkəʊ) or

smokeho

n, pl -kos or -hos
1. (Industrial Relations & HR Terms) a short break from work for tea, a cigarette, etc
2. (Industrial Relations & HR Terms) a refreshment taken during this break
[C19: from smoke + -o]
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Translations
tupakkatauko

smoko

n (Austral inf) (= cigarette break)Zigarettenpause f; (= coffee break)Kaffeepause f
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The workers got a half-hour for lunch plus two fifteen minute smokos, quitting at 5 pm and 4:30 on Fridays.