trade unionism

or trade-un·ion·ism

[ treyd-yoon-yuh-niz-uhm ]

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

  2. trade unions collectively.

Origin of trade unionism

First recorded in 1870–75
  • Also trades-un·ion·ism .

Words Nearby trade unionism Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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