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Work paid for according to the number of units turned out.
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(Commerce) work paid for according to the quantity produced. Compare timework
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work done and paid for by the piece. Compare timework.
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|Noun||1.||piecework - work paid for according to the quantity produced|
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
piecework[ˈpiːswɜːrk] n → travail m aux pièces or à la piècepie chart n → graphique m à secteurs, camembert mpie dish n → plat m allant au four
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
piecework[ˈpiːsˌwɜːk] n (Industry) → (lavoro a) cottimo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995