Whitley Council


Whit·​ley Council
ˈhwitlē- also ˈwi-
: one of the permanent voluntary boards in various English industries that are representative of both capital and labor and are organized to settle wages, hours, and other matters of dispute

Word History


after John H. Whitley †1935 English labor expert

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“Whitley Council.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Whitley%20Council. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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