Meaning of “collective bargaining” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “collective bargaining” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"collective bargaining" in American English

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collective bargainingnoun [ U ]

us /kəˈlek·tɪv ˈbɑr·ɡə·nɪŋ/

social studies a system in which employees deal with their employers as a group and try to agree on matters such as pay and working conditions

(Definition of “collective bargaining” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"collective bargaining" in Business English

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collective bargainingnoun [ U ]

uk us HR

a process in which employees talk as a group with their employer to try to reach an agreement on pay, working conditions, etc.:

Opponents of collective bargaining point out that state employees already are well-compensated.

(Definition of “collective bargaining” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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