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The prohibition of union security agreements or closed shops; the prohibition of the requirement that those who take on work in a unionised shop join the union or pay it for representing them.

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right to workUsed other than as an idiom: see right, work.
right to workThe human right (the right of an individual) to have gainful employment.
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