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“labor union” in American English

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labor unionnoun [ C ]

Cdn Br labour union, /ˈleɪ·bər ˌjun·jən/ us /ˈleɪ·bər ˌjun·jən/ short form union

an organization of workers that protects their rights and represents them in discussions with employers over such matters as pay and working conditions

(Definition of “labor union” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

“labor union” in Business English

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labor unionnoun [ C ]

uk us US HR

→  trade union

(Definition of “labor union” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)