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contract of employment

noun [C]
 
 
(also employment contract, also contract of service) HR
a written legal agreement between an employer and an employee, giving details about the employee's job, pay, working hours, etc.: She was being asked to do work that was not within the terms of her contract of employment.
(Definition of contract of employment from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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