trade unionism

or trade-un·ion·ism

[ treyd yoon-yuh-niz-uh m ]
/ ˈtreɪd ˈyun yəˌnɪz əm /
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noun

the system, methods, or practice of trade or labor unions.
trade unions collectively.

Nearby words

  1. trade route,
  2. trade school,
  3. trade secret,
  4. trade show,
  5. trade union,
  6. trade unionist,
  7. trade up,
  8. trade wind,
  9. trade winds,
  10. trade-in

Also trades-un·ion·ism.

Origin of trade unionism

First recorded in 1870–75

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