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noun [C] (AGREEMENT)   /ˈkɑn·trækt/
a legal document that states and explains a formal agreement between two different people or groups, or the agreement itself: She already has a contract for her next book with a publisher. contractual    /kənˈtræk·tʃu·əl/ adjective [not gradable] I have no other contractual obligations.
(Definition of contract noun (AGREEMENT) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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