Business Dictionary :
From White to HOME PAGE
White : adjective & noun : the colour of snow
White Sale = sale of sheets or towels, etc.
White-Collar Union : noun : trade union formed of white-collar workers
White-Collar Worker : noun : worker in an office, not in a factory
White Goods : plural noun :
(a) machines (such as refrigerators, washing machines) which are used in the kitchen
(b) sheets or towels, etc.
White Knight : noun : person or company which rescues a firm in financial difficulties, especially which saves a firm from being taken over by an unacceptable purchaser
White Paper : noun : (GB) report from the government on a particular problem
QUOTE : The share of white-collar occupations in total employment rose from 44 per cent to 49 per cent. (Sydney Morning Herald)