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piece rate

n
(Commerce) a fixed rate paid according to the quantity produced
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piece rate

n (Industry) → tariffa a cottimo
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While Simpson uses many intriguing melodies and develops these extensively in the course of just seven minutes or so, it's his fascinating use of the orchestra which makes this piece work so well.
Rosemary Wuoti, vice president for development at the agency, said clients who are doing piece work there are starting to get excited about having a new, larger space to work in.
A WALSALL polisher who was the firm's only employee on piece work has been awarded more than pounds 9,000 for unfair dismissal after a bust-up with his boss.
Yet no advocates could have tried harder to make the piece work than the excellent Sinfonia of Birmingham and their musicianly conductor Michael Seal, accompanying (and that is the right word, for in this miscalculation of a piece the orchestra has little else to do) a gifted trio of soloists.
Janet, of Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire, was employed at the nearby Bridge of Weir Leather Company - which makes upholstery for car manufacturers - when she asked for lucrative piece work, which meant using a large pad to dye leather.
com) is a leading producer and distributor of precious and semi-precious stones, as well as finished jewelry, with over 2,000 full time and an additional 2,000 piece work employees.
No, it's a lot more important than the money they earn doing piece work.
Goodrich became familiar with hand-coloring stencils when she obtained a job doing piece work for publishers.
Tenders are invited for Zonal piece work contract - execution of works for the period from 01/07/2015 to 30/06/2016 in zone raichur (incl) to wadi (excl)
Contract Awarded for Sanliurfa Merkez Old Industrial Urban Renewal and Development Project 1 Stage 6 Piece Work Place, 88 Piece Offices and 463 Pieces Shop with Infrastructure and Landscaping Construction Work.
Limited Tenders are invited for Providing of Piece Work Regarding Fire Wood At Icar-Ivri, Mukteswar
Among the artwork on display was a lino cut of a girl called Thoughtful Girl by Haseebah Ali, which formed part of her unit 1 final piece work on depression.