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collective bargaining

noun
1.
the process by which wages, hours, rules, and working conditions are negotiated and agreed upon by a union with an employer for all the employees collectively whom it represents.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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collective bargaining

noun
1.
negotiation between one or more trade unions and one or more employers or an employers' organization on the incomes and working conditions of the employees
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collective bargaining definition


Negotiations by representatives of a group of employees, often a labor union, pertaining to conditions of employment, such as wages and working conditions.

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