craft union

noun

Definition of craft union

: a labor union with membership limited to workers of the same craft — compare industrial union

First Known Use of craft union

1922

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craft union

noun

legal Definition of craft union

: a labor union with membership limited to workers in the same craft (as carpentry or plumbing) — compare industrial union

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