trades union

World English Dictionary
trade union or trades union
 
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an association of employees formed to improve their incomes and working conditions by collective bargaining with the employer or employer organizations
 
trades union or trades union
 
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trade unionism or trades union
 
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trades unionism or trades union
 
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trade unionist or trades union
 
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trades unionist or trades union
 
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trades union

noun
an organization of employees formed to bargain with the employer; "you have to join the union in order to get a job" [syn: union
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