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tronc

(trɒŋk)
n
(Commerce) a pool into which waiters, waitresses, hotel workers, etc, pay their tips and into which some managements pay service charges for later distribution to staff by a tronc master, according to agreed percentages
[C20: from French: collecting box]
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What's more, because pooled tips go into a central fund called a tronc, by using it to top up pay instead of giving staff a pay rise, TGI Fridays avoids paying National Insurance too.
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