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2008-09-08 03:00:18

THE government faced a series of fresh attacks from unions today as civil servants' leaders threatened three months of industrial action over pay. The Public and Commercial Services Union said around 270,000 of its members across the UK working in every government department will vote later this month on a rolling programme of industrial action which will extend into the New Year. The PCS will also try to co-ordinate any strikes with other unions which could lead the government on a...


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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