double-breasting

[ duhb-uhl-bres-ting ]

noun
  1. the practice of employing nonunion workers, especially in a separate division, to supplement the work of higher-paid union workers.

Origin of double-breasting

1
First recorded in 1975–80

Words Nearby double-breasting

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