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 +'''Strike''' may refer to:
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 +==Refusal to work or perform==
 +* [[Strike action]], also known as a walkout, a work stoppage caused by the mass refusal of employees to perform work
 +* [[Culture strike]], refusal of artists or art institutions (arts organizations, festivals etc.) to respectively produce and show art
 +* [[General strike]], strike action by a critical mass of the labor force in a city, region or country
 +* [[Hunger strike]], participants fast as an act of political protest, or to provoke feelings of guilt in others
 +* [[Prison strike]], strike taking place inside a prison, involving either a hunger strike or a prison work strike
 +* [[Rent strike]], when a group of tenants ''en masse'' agrees to refuse to pay rent until a specific list of demands is met by the landlord
 +* [[Student strike]], occurs when students enrolled at a teaching institution such as a school, college or university refuse to go to class
 +* Colloquial derived use, such as "''the [[washing machine]]'s gone on strike''."
 + 
 +==Physical confrontation or removal==
 +* [[Strike (attack)]], attack with an inanimate object or a part of the human body intended to cause harm
 +* [[Striking the colors]], to haul down a flag to indicate surrender
 +* [[Strikethrough]], typographical presentation of words with a horizontal line through the center of them
 +* [[Airstrike]], military strike by air forces on either a suspected or a confirmed enemy ground position
 +* [[Bird strike]], collision between an airborne animal and a man-made vehicle, especially aircraft
 +* [[Military strike]], limited attack on a specified target
 +* A '''utility strike''', excavation accidentally hitting or damaging buried pipes or wires belonging to a [[public utility]] or other such services
 + 
 +==Arts and entertainment==
 +* [[Strike (brazilian band)]], Brazilian pop punk band
 +* [[Strike (band)]], British dance band formed in 1994
 +* [[Strike (1925 film)|''Strike'' (1925 film)]], 1925 silent film made in the Soviet Union by Sergei Eisenstein
 +* [[The Strike]], 1988 episode of ''The Comic Strip Presents''
 +* [[Strike (2006 film)|''Strike'' (2006 film)]], Polish language film produced by a mainly German group, released in 2006 and directed by Volker Schlöndorff
 +* [[7-10 Split (film)|''7-10 Split'' (film)]], 2007 film renamed ''Strike'' for its U.S. DVD release
 +* [[S.T.R.I.K.E.]], fictional, counterterrorism and intelligence agency in the Marvel Comics universe
 +*[[Strikes (film)|''Strikes'' (film)]] starring Anthony Anderson
 +* [[The Strike (Seinfeld)|"The Strike" (''Seinfeld'')]], 166th episode of the NBC sitcom
 +* [[Strike Entertainment]], film production company founded in 2002 by Marc Abraham and Thomas Bliss, associated with Universal Studios
 +* [[Strike Gundam]], mobile suit from the Cosmic Era timeline of the Gundam anime metaseries
 +* [[Strike series]], video games released during 1991–1997 by Electronic Arts
 +* [[Strikebreaker (short story)|"Strikebreaker" (short story)]], science fiction short story by Isaac Asimov, first published in the January 1957 issue of ''The Original Science Fiction Stories''
 +* [[Strikes (album)|''Strikes'' (album)]], third album by Southern rock band Blackfoot, released in 1979
 +* "[[The Lightning Strike]]", a 2008 song by Snow Patrol
 +* "Strike the set" (theatrical), process in [[set construction]] of dismantling, storing or discarding the materials used
 +<!-- EDITED OUT, CAN'T FIND ANY INFO ON THIS BAND ON THE WEB, *[[Strike (hip-hop)]] Hip Hop group from Georgia -->
 + 
 +==Economics==
 +* [[Strike price]], fixed price at which the owner of an option can purchase, in the case of a call, or sell, in the case of a put, the underlying security or commodity
 +* "Strike" ([[eBay]]), arbitrary penalty marker used by sellers against buyers for alleged non-payment of items
 + 
 +==Law==
 +* [[Strike from the record]], request to erase previous testimony or a court proceeding from the record
 + 
 +==Science and technology==
 +* [[Strike and dip]], measure of the orientation of a geologic feature
 +* [[Striking clock]], clock that sounds the hours on a bell or gong
 +* [[Electric strike]], access control device used for doors
 +* [[Lightning strike]], electrical discharges caused by lightning, typically during thunderstorms
 +* "Striking", [[cutting (plant)|cutting]] parts of a plant for propagation
 + 
 +==Sports==
 +* [[Strike (bowling)]], term used in bowling
 +* [[Strike (baseball)]], term used in baseball
 +* "On strike", term used in [[cricket]]
 +* In [[Association football]] (soccer), a "strike" is an accurate, driven shot kicked using the laces of the boot
 + 
 +==Other uses==
 +* Strike, the Japanese name for the Pokémon [[Scyther]]
 +* Strike, Australian Bluetooth Products Manufacturer
 + 
 +{{GFDL}}

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Strike may refer to:

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Refusal to work or perform

  • Strike action, also known as a walkout, a work stoppage caused by the mass refusal of employees to perform work
  • Culture strike, refusal of artists or art institutions (arts organizations, festivals etc.) to respectively produce and show art
  • General strike, strike action by a critical mass of the labor force in a city, region or country
  • Hunger strike, participants fast as an act of political protest, or to provoke feelings of guilt in others
  • Prison strike, strike taking place inside a prison, involving either a hunger strike or a prison work strike
  • Rent strike, when a group of tenants en masse agrees to refuse to pay rent until a specific list of demands is met by the landlord
  • Student strike, occurs when students enrolled at a teaching institution such as a school, college or university refuse to go to class
  • Colloquial derived use, such as "the washing machine's gone on strike."

Physical confrontation or removal

  • Strike (attack), attack with an inanimate object or a part of the human body intended to cause harm
  • Striking the colors, to haul down a flag to indicate surrender
  • Strikethrough, typographical presentation of words with a horizontal line through the center of them
  • Airstrike, military strike by air forces on either a suspected or a confirmed enemy ground position
  • Bird strike, collision between an airborne animal and a man-made vehicle, especially aircraft
  • Military strike, limited attack on a specified target
  • A utility strike, excavation accidentally hitting or damaging buried pipes or wires belonging to a public utility or other such services

Arts and entertainment

Economics

  • Strike price, fixed price at which the owner of an option can purchase, in the case of a call, or sell, in the case of a put, the underlying security or commodity
  • "Strike" (eBay), arbitrary penalty marker used by sellers against buyers for alleged non-payment of items

Law

Science and technology

Sports

Other uses

  • Strike, the Japanese name for the Pokémon Scyther
  • Strike, Australian Bluetooth Products Manufacturer




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