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International Labor Organization Syllabification: In·ter·na·tion·al La·bor Or·gan·i·za·tion
(abbreviation: ILO)

Definition of International Labor Organization in English:

An organization established in 1919 whose aim is to encourage lasting peace through social justice, awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1969.

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