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craft unionnoun [C]

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an ​organization for ​workers with ​particularskills
(Definition of craft union from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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craft unionnoun [C]

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HR a tradeunion whose ​members are ​skilledworkers who have the same ​skill: In the 1890s, many of America's craft ​unions came together to ​form the American Federation of Labor (AFL).
(Definition of craft union from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “craft union”
in Chinese (Simplified) 同业工会(会员为同一行业的工作人员)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 同業工會(會員為同一行業的工作人員)…
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