a form of labor-management negotiation in which management opens with a generous offer that is subject to little or no bargaining.
a member of a political party or other group allied with the interests of labor.
the beliefs of bands of early 19th-century English workmen that attempted to prevent the use of labor-saving machinery by destroying it. Also Ludditism. —Luddite, n.unionism
the practices and policies of a labor union. —unionist, n., adj.Whitleyism
a system of permanent voluntary boards in English industries in which both management and workers settle matters of wages, hours, etc.
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