a group of employees represented by a union in collective bargaining.
a specific group of employees who are covered by the same collective agreement or set of agreements and represented by the same bargaining agent or agents
- Bar gemel
a charge consisting of two barrulets separated by an area the width of a barrulet.
- Bar girl
a barmaid. B-girl. a female prostitute who frequents bars in search of customers. noun (mainly US) an attractive girl employed by the management of a bar to befriend male customers and encourage them to buy drinks
- Bar graph
a graph using parallel bars of varying lengths, as to illustrate comparative costs, exports, birth-rates, etc. noun a graph consisting of vertical or horizontal bars whose lengths are proportional to amounts or quantities Also called bar chart, bar diagram
a legendary doglike goblin believed to portend death or misfortune. Historical Examples The barghest has a kinsman in the Rongeur d’Os of Norman folklore. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 3 Various The barghest was essentially a nocturnal spectre, and its appearance was regarded as a portent of death. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th […]