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English definition of “job sth out”

job sth out

(also contract sth out) phrasal verb with job
 
 
/dʒɒb/ verb [I]
WORKPLACE to employ a person or organization to do particular work for you: Several banks are bringing IT work back in house that would normally be jobbed out.
(Definition of job sth out from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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