contract out

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Definition of contract out

: to agree by contract to pay someone outside an organization to perform (a job) The company contracted out its manufacturing jobs.

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“Contract out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/contract%20out. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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