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collective bargaining


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Negotiation between organized workers and their employer or employers to determine wages, hours, rules, and working conditions.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A method of negotiation in which employees negotiate as a group with their employers, usually via a trade union

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. negotiation between an employer and trade union


Coined by Beatrice Webb in 1891. (Wiktionary)


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