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any of a group of persons hired by a company to disperse picketers, end a strike or job action, etc., especially by violence or intimidation.
any person or group that tries to destroy or weaken a union, as through prosecution or intimidation:
The district attorney has a reputation as a union buster.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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