the lowest wage payable to employees in general or to designated employees as fixed by law or by union agreement.
Pronunciation: (min'u-mum-wāj'), [key]
1. of or pertaining to a minimum wage: minimum-wage demands.
2. paid or earning a minimum wage: a minimum-wage worker.
3. paying a minimum wage: a minimum-wage job.
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