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Walkout

The act in which all the employees of a company leave the workplace and refuse to work any longer that day. A walkout is a type of protest for better wages, benefits or other demands. It may be sustained (and therefore part of a strike) or it may be a one-off event.
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X FACTOR judge Cheryl Fernandez-Versini has scoffed at ratings rival Strictly by saying her contestants walk off with life-changing opportunities - rather than just a glitterball.
He was attended to by the medical staff but was able to walk off the field under his own power.
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WILLIAM GALLAS has warned UEFA that more players will walk off the pitch unless racist fans are dealt with.
FIFA president Sepp Blatter does not believe AC Milan midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng's decision to walk off the pitch during a friendly was the right response to racist abuse - and warned clubs they risk forfeiting matches if there is a repeat.
AC Milan captain Massimo Ambrosini claimed the racist jeering from the fans had started before the walk off.
THOSE who over-indulge in the festive period can walk off the Christmas pudding with an event on December 30.
ENGLAND football stars would be well within their rights to walk off the pitch if they are racially abused during Euro 2012, the chairman of the Professional Footballers' Association said yesterday.
EN ww ENGLAND players would be well within their rights to walk off the pitch if they are racially abused, the chairman of the Professional Footballers Association said yesterday.
Shadow Foreign Secretary Douglas Alexander also said our players should walk off if they are racially abused.