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grievance committee

a group of representatives chosen from a labor union or from both labor and management to consider and remedy workers' grievances.
Origin of grievance committee
First recorded in 1925-30 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Then, never had he been approached by a grievance committee.

    To Him That Hath Ralph Connor
  • Now the grievance committee came with an ultimatum to the management.

  • But the grievance committee never saw them, for Gordon locked the papers in his safe and spoke no word.

    The Case and Exceptions

    Frederick Trevor Hill
  • It has stood the test of years and if the old method were resumed a grievance committee would probably wait on the management.

  • It was thus no small shock when Wickes announced one day that a grievance committee wished to interview him.

    To Him That Hath Ralph Connor

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