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

  • n. A labor union, especially one limited in membership to people in the same trade.

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  • n. An organization whose members belong to the same trade and that acts collectively to address common issues.

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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