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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “contract sth out”

contract sth out

phrasal verb with contract /kənˈtrækt/ verb
to formally arrange for other people to do a particular job
订合同把…承包出去,合同外包
The government contracted out hospital cleaning to private companies.
政府将医院的清洁工作承包给了私营公司。
Business and commerce - general words
(Definition of contract sth out from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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