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I.W.W.

Also, IWW.

Industrial Workers of the World

noun
1.
an international industrial labor union, considered radical by many, that was organized in Chicago in 1905 and that disintegrated after 1920.
Abbreviation: I.W.W., IWW.
Compare Wobbly.
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  • While the afl vigorously supported the national war effort, the iww opposed it.
  • Government attacks were also launched against the iww in australia.
British Dictionary definitions for iww

IWW

abbreviation
1.
Industrial Workers of the World

Industrial Workers of the World

noun
1.
an international revolutionary federation of industrial unions founded in Chicago in 1905: banned in the US in 1949 IWW See also Wobbly
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Related Abbreviations for iww

IWW

Industrial Workers of the World
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