sweatshop(redirected from Anti-Sweatshop Movement)
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A shop or factory in which employees work long hours at low wages under poor conditions.
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(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) a workshop where employees work long hours under bad conditions for low wages
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a shop employing workers at low wages, for long hours, and under poor conditions.
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|Noun||1.||sweatshop - factory where workers do piecework for poor pay and are prevented from forming unions; common in the clothing industry|
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