craft union


noun

a labor union composed only of people in the same craft.

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Origin of craft union

First recorded in 1920–25

OTHER WORDS FROM craft union

craft unionist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for craft union

craft union

noun

a labour organization membership of which is restricted to workers in a specified trade or craftCompare industrial union
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