mul·​ti·​em·​ploy·​er ˌməl-tē-im-ˈplȯi-ər How to pronounce multiemployer (audio)
: involving or composed of multiple employers
a multiemployer pension plan
It's the latest volley in an exchange that began last summer, when the same judge ruled that multiemployer credit unions violate the legal requirement that credit union members have a "single common bond."Joan Goldwasser

Word History

First Known Use

1942, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of multiemployer was in 1942

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“Multiemployer.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.

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