piecework


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piece·work

 (pēs′wûrk′)
n.
Work paid for according to the number of units turned out.

piece′work′er n.

piecework

(ˈpiːsˌwɜːk)
n
(Commerce) work paid for according to the quantity produced. Compare timework
ˈpieceˌworker n

piece•work

(ˈpisˌwɜrk)

n.
work done and paid for by the piece. Compare timework.
[1540–50]
piece′work`er, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.piecework - work paid for according to the quantity produced
employment, work - the occupation for which you are paid; "he is looking for employment"; "a lot of people are out of work"
Translations

piecework

[ˈpiːswɜːk] Ntrabajo m a destajo
to be on/do pieceworktrabajar a destajo

piecework

[ˈpiːswɜːrk] ntravail m aux pièces or à la piècepie chart ngraphique m à secteurs, camembert mpie dish nplat m allant au four

piecework

[ˈpiːsˌwɜːk] n (Industry) → (lavoro a) cottimo
References in classic literature ?
You would not do as well at piecework, and I wish to deal generously by you.
And I know brickmakers go about working at piecework in different places.
He is a beef-boner, and that is a dangerous trade, especially when you are on piecework and trying to earn a bride.
This innovative new platform includes real-time Shop Floor Control (SFC), piecework payroll, production, quality control, inventory, shipping and receiving solutions.
Like Stanton, she suffered the indignity of thwarted educational ambition, and her first lessons in the injustice of gender came in her own home as Stone and her sisters sewed piecework to give their brothers the college education that she coveted.
Reinforced concrete supports, W / H = 25 / 45cm, L = 1,60m 25 m 2 masonry work, D = 11cm, KS-stone 100 m 2 masonry work, D = 24cm, KS-stone 25 m 2 Sealing of the supporting columns, base area, in the piecework Protective roof 119: 140 m 3 Stahlbetonarbeiten fr Einzel- und Streifenfundamente, Decken- und Bodenplatten 100 m 3 Magerbetonschicht u.
A system of piecework introduced into the foundry gave Bull and his cronies further cause to provoke and intimidate Ieuan.
Piecework is considered as an important and viable component of any small and medium size business enterprises.
During the week, women have a number of responsibilities, including working on the assembly line sorting beans; making the program's soups and rubs (which are sold online and at community events); piecework for outside companies; and personal development.
This online piecework, or 'crowdwork,' represents a radical shift in how we define employment itself.
Her mother did piecework, stitching clothing on an industrial sewing machine at home so she could tend to the children after school.