union security

noun

Definition of union security

: guaranteed preservation of union status or revenues obtained through clauses in a labor contract and especially through provisions for closed or union shop, maintenance of membership, preferential hiring, or the checkoff

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“Union security.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/union%20security. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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