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(intr, adverb) Brit to agree not to participate in something, esp the state pension scheme
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|Verb||1.||contract out - assign a job to someone outside one's own business|
|2.||contract out - refuse to pay a levy to a union for political use|
contract in - consent in writing to pay money to a trade union for political use
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vi (= withdraw) → austreten, aussteigen (inf) → (of aus); (= not join) → sich nicht anschließen (→ of +dat); (out of insurance scheme) → nicht beitreten (→ of +dat)
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