Definition of nonunion
1 : not belonging to or connected with a trade union nonunion carpenters
2 : not recognizing or favoring trade unions or their members
3 : not produced or worked on by members of a trade union nonunion lettuce
Examples of nonunion in a Sentence
They are cutting costs by using nonunion labor.
It's a nonunion construction firm.
Recent Examples of nonunion from the Web
Tesla is a nonunion operation, but the United Auto Workers has been trying to organize workers for years.
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First Known Use of nonunion
NONUNION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of nonunion for English Language Learners
: not belonging to a labor union
: not accepting labor unions : not having employees who are members of a labor union
Medical Definition of nonunion
: failure of the fragments of a broken bone to knit together
Legal Definition of nonunion
1 : not belonging to or connected with a labor union nonunion carpenters
2 : not recognizing or favoring labor unions or their members
3 : not produced or worked on by members of a labor union nonunion lettuce
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