Akava

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EtymologyEdit

Combined from the words akateeminen (academic) and valtuuskunta (delegation), which are taken from the former name of the organization: Akateeminen Yhteistyövaltuuskunta.

Proper nounEdit

Akava

  1. A trade union confederation representing employees with university- or other high-level training in both public and private sector; its full English name is "The Confederation of Unions for Academic Professionals in Finland (Akava)".

DeclensionEdit

HypernymsEdit

  • palkansaajakeskusjärjestö
  • työmarkkinakeskusjärjestö

Derived termsEdit

  • akavalainen

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 4 March 2014, at 15:13