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industrial relations

noun
1.
the dealings or relations of an industrial concern with its employees, with labor in general, with the public, etc.
2.
the administration of such relations, especially to maintain goodwill for an industrial concern.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05
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British Dictionary definitions for industrial relationses

industrial relations

noun
1.
(functioning as pl) those aspects of collective relations between management and workers' representatives which are normally covered by collective bargaining
2.
(functioning as sing) the management of relations between the employers or managers of an enterprise and their employees
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industrial relationses in Culture

industrial relations definition


Relations between management and labor unions or between management and individual workers. Sometimes called labor relations.

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Encyclopedia Article for industrial relationses

industrial relations

the behaviour of workers in organizations in which they earn their living

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