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flex·i·time

 (flĕk′sĭ-tīm′)
n.

flexitime

(ˈflɛksɪˌtaɪm) or

flextime

n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) a system permitting flexibility of working hours at the beginning or end of the day, provided an agreed period of each day (core time) is spent at work. Also called (informal): flexi

flexitime

a work practice under which workers are able, within certain limits, to choose their own hours of work.
See also: Work
Translations
سَاعَاتُ عَمَلٍ مَرِنَةنِظام عَمَل مَرِن
pohyblivá pracovní dobapružná pracovní doba
flekstid
liukuva työaika
prilagodljivo radno vrijeme
rugalmas munkaidő
フレックスタイム
탄력근무제
flextid
เวลาที่ยืดหยุ่นได้
esnek çalışma saatiesnek mesai saati
giờ làm việc linh hoạt

flexitime

[ˈfleksɪtaɪm] N (Brit) → horario m flexible

flexitime

[ˈflɛksitaɪm] nhoraire m flexible, horaire m à la carte
to work flexitime → travailler en horaires aménagés
to be on flexitime → avoir un horaire flexible

flexitime

[ˈflɛksɪˌtaɪm] norario flessibile

flex

(fleks) verb
to bend, especially in order to test. to flex one's muscles.
noun
(a piece of) thin insulated wire for carrying electricity. That lamp has a long flex.
ˈflexible adjective
1. that can be bent easily. flexible metal.
2. able or willing to change according to circumstances etc. My holiday plans are very flexible.
ˌflexiˈbility noun
ˈflexitime noun
a system where employees may choose their own working hours.

flexitime

سَاعَاتُ عَمَلٍ مَرِنَة pružná pracovní doba flekstid Gleitzeit ευέλικτο ωράριο horario flexible liukuva työaika horaires flexibles prilagodljivo radno vrijeme orario flessibile フレックスタイム 탄력근무제 variabele werktijden fleksitid ruchomy czas pracy horário de trabalho flexível скользящий график flextid เวลาที่ยืดหยุ่นได้ esnek çalışma saati giờ làm việc linh hoạt 弹性上班制
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