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

  • n. An organization of wage earners formed for the purpose of serving the members' interests with respect to wages and working conditions.

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

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

  • n. an organization of employees formed to bargain with the employer


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