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union label

noun
1.
a tag or stamped imprint on a product indicating that it has been made by union labor.
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  • The shop that is run by the aid of independent labor is the cause of the existence of the union label.

  • No more were they worried by slack times, strike and lockout, and the union label.

    The Iron Heel Jack London
  • Several of our states require that all public printing shall bear the union label.

    Concerning Justice Lucilius A. Emery
  • Thin he'll discover that they was no union label on th' goods he delivered at Manila.

    Mr. Dooley's Philosophy Finley Peter Dunne
  • The union label has in more recent years achieved importance as a weapon in union warfare.

    The Armies of Labor Samuel P. Orth
  • When the union label deserves public confidence as a guarantee against such things, it will receive it.

    The Battle with the Slum Jacob A. Riis.
  • Each copy bears the union label, being made entirely by Union labor.

    Farm Engines and How to Run Them James H. Stephenson
  • Should all church printing be brought out under the union label?

    The Art of Public Speaking Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein

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