from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun An organization of workers formed for the purpose of serving the members' interests with respect to wages and working conditions.
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- noun North America A continuous
associationof wage- earnersfor the purpose of maintaining or improving the conditionsof their employment; a trade union.
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- noun an organization of employees formed to bargain with the employer
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