a written agreement between an employer and an employee, that, taken together with the rights of each under statute and common law, determines the employment relations between them
[kon-trak-ter, kuh n-trak-ter] /ˈkɒn træk tər, kənˈtræk tər/ noun 1. a person who to furnish supplies or perform work at a certain price or rate. 2. something that , especially a muscle. 3. Bridge. the player or team who makes the final bid. /ˈkɒntræktə; kənˈtræk-/ noun 1. a person or firm that contracts to supply […]
noun 1. the medical treatment of a group of persons by a physician or physicians with fees and services mutually agreed upon in advance.
- Contract programmer
job A programmer who works on a fixed-length/temporary contract, and is often specialised in writing certain types of code. A contract programmer may be independent or they may work in a supplier’s professional services department, providing consultancy and programming services for the supplier’s products. (2004-03-09)
[kon-trak-tair-ee-uh-niz-uh m] /ˌkɒn trækˈtɛər i əˌnɪz əm/ noun 1. any of various theories that justify moral principles and political choices because they depend on a social contract involving certain ideal conditions, as lack of ignorance or uncertainty. 2. a general ethical theory that individuals make the right choices under a hypothetical social contract.