Definition of trade union in English:

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trade union

Pronunciation: /ˈtrād ˌyo͞onyən/
(British also trades union)


Another term for labor union.
Example sentences
  • Workers do use it every time they organise a trade union and fight for better wages and conditions.
  • It is not an easy decision to become a trade unionist without a trade union.
  • There are no political parties, no elections, no independent legislature, no trades unions, no bar association, no independent judiciary, and no independent human rights organisations.

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Syllabification: trade un·ion

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