- nounan organization of employees formed to bargain with the employer-
you have to join the union in order to get a job• Hyponyms:↑industrial union, ↑vertical union, ↑craft union, ↑company union, ↑Industrial Workers of the World, ↑IWW, ↑I.W.W.
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