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shop chairman

noun

shop steward

noun
1.
a unionized employee elected to represent a shop, department, or the like, in dealings with an employer.
Also called committeeman, shop chairman.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15
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shop steward

noun
1.
a coworker elected by trade union members to represent them in discussions and negotiations with the management
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