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 association of wage-earners for the purpose of maintaining or improving the conditions of their employment; a trade union.

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  • noun an organization of employees formed to bargain with the employer


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