a factory, office, or other business establishment in which union membership is a condition of being hired as well as of continued employment.
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- closed scholarship,
- closed season,
- closed sentence,
- closed set,
- closed shell,
- closed source,
- closed stance,
- closed surgery,
- closed system,
- closed traverse
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Origin of closed shop
An Americanism dating back to 1900–05
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