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Wobblies:

see Industrial Workers of the WorldIndustrial Workers of the World
(IWW), revolutionary industrial union organized in Chicago in 1905 by delegates from the Western Federation of Mines, which formed the nucleus of the IWW, and 42 other labor organizations.
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Wobblies

nickname for I.W.W. members. [Am. Hist.: Hart, 400]
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