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outsource

verb [I/T]  /ˈɑʊtˌsɔrs, -ˌsoʊrs/ us  
to get work done by making a contract with another company to do it, often in another country, rather than in your own company: The candidate talks about working-class issues, particularly about jobs being outsourced overseas.
outsourcing
noun [U]  /ˈɑʊtˌsɔr·sɪŋ, -ˌsoʊr·sɪŋ/ us  
Outsourcing might be inevitable, but that doesn't make it any more attractive to American workers.
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