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COMBINATION (Lat. combinare, to combine)

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Originally appearing in Volume V06, Page 752 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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COMBINATION (Lat. combinare, to combine), a term meaning an association or union of persons for the furtherance of a common object, historically associated with agreements amongst workmen for the purpose of raising their wages. Such a combination was for a long time expressly prohibited by statute. See TRADE UNIONS; also CONSPIRACY and STRIKES AND LOCK OUTS.
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