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shop steward in Labour relations, unions topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishshop stewardˌshop ˈsteward noun [countable]  BELa worker who is elected by members of a trade union in a factory or other business to represent them in dealing with managers
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shop stewardRemember, this is an election for shop steward.The shop steward had ordered fancy new machines and given virtually everyone in manufacturing a big raise.