shop steward Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"shop steward" in British English

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shop stewardnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​workerelected by ​workers in a ​factory or ​business to ​represent them in ​discussions with the ​management, usually a ​member of a tradeunion
(Definition of shop steward from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"shop steward" in Business English

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shop stewardnoun [C]

uk   us   HR, WORKPLACE
a ​workerelected by the ​workers in a ​factory or ​business to ​represent them in discussions with the ​management. A ​shopsteward is usually a ​member of a ​tradeunion: Fifty ​shopstewardsmet yesterday to ​approve a ​strikeballot.
(Definition of shop steward from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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