Translation of "contributory" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /kənˈtrɪb.jʊ.tər.i/ us /-jə.tɔːr.i/

used to refer to something that you contribute to

The company offers a contributory pension plan (= one to which both the employee and employer pay money).
→ Opposite non-contributory

helping to cause something

que contribuye
Too little exercise is a contributory factor in heart disease.

(Translation of “contributory” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)