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  • adj. Attributive form of trade union, noun.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A combination of workmen of the same trade or of several allied trades for the purpose of securing by united action the most favorable conditions as regards wages, hours of labor, etc., for its members, every member contributing a stated sum. to be used primarily for the support of those members who seek to enforce their demands by striking, and also as a benefit fund.

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