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contract

verb [I or T] (AGREEMENT) 协议     /kənˈtrækt/
to make a legal agreement with someone to do work or to have work done for you (与…)订立合同;(与…)订契约 [+ to infinitive] They have just contracted our company to build shelters for the homeless. 他们刚跟我们公司签订合同,为无家可归的人建造收容所。 Business and commerce - general words
(Definition of contract verb (AGREEMENT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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