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breadwinner


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The main wage earner in a household. Traditionally, this was considered to be the man, but increasingly women are becoming the primary earners and households are relying on dual or multiple earners (multiple breadwinners) to provide the standard of living they need (or want).

Subjects: Human Resource Management.


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