- to form into a union; esp., to organize (a group of workers in a shop, industry, etc.) into a labor union
- to bring into conformity with the rules, standards, etc. of a labor union
- unionization noun
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verb un·ion·ized, un·ion·iz·ing, un·ion·iz·es verb, transitive
- To organize into a labor union.
- To cause to join a labor union.
- unˌion·i·zaˈtion noun
- unˈion·izˌer noun