local union

noun

Legal Definition of local union

: a local branch of a union (as a national or international union) made up of many branches

called also local

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“Local union.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/local%20union. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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