interunion

adjective
in·​ter·​union | \ ˌin-tər-ˈyün-yən How to pronounce interunion (audio) \
variants: or inter-union

Definition of interunion

: existing or occurring between two or more unions More generally, interunion rivalry has been blamed for undermining labor movement solidarity …— Mark Harcourt and Helen Lam : including members of two or more unions an interunion council

First Known Use of interunion

1893, in the meaning defined above

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“Interunion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/interunion. Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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