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craft union

noun [C]
 
 
HR a trade union whose members are skilled workers who have the same skill: In the 1890s, many of America's craft unions came together to form the American Federation of Labor (AFL).
Translations of “craft union”
in Chinese (Traditional) 同業工會(會員為同一行業的工作人員)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 同业工会(会员为同一行业的工作人员)…
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