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labor union

noun [C] (Cdn Br labour union,  /ˈleɪ·bər ˌjun·jən/)  /ˈleɪ·bər ˌjun·jən/ (short form union) us  
an organization of workers that protects their rights and represents them in discussions with employers over such matters as pay and working conditions
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