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A labor union to which all the workers of a particular industry can belong regardless of their occupation or trade.
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(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) a labour organization in which all workers in a given industry are eligible for membership. Compare craft union
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|Noun||1.||industrial union - a labor union that admits all workers in a given industry irrespective of their craft|
labor union, trade union, trades union, union, brotherhood - an organization of employees formed to bargain with the employer; "you have to join the union in order to get a job"
Teamsters Union - an industrial union of truck drivers and chauffeurs and warehouse workers
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