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contractualadjective

uk   us   /kənˈtræk.tju.əl/
relating to or ​contained within a contract (= ​legalagreement): contractual ​conditions/​terms Are you under a contractualobligation to any other ​company?
contractually
adverb uk   us   /-i/
They are contractually bound/​obliged to ​finish the ​work.
(Definition of contractual from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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contractualadjective

uk   us   /kənˈtræktʃuəl/ LAW
relating to a ​contract or ​included in a written ​contract: contractual disputes/problems Contractual ​disputes can take many ​years to ​settle.contractual obligations/commitments/duties The ​companyfailed to ​meet its contractual ​obligations.contractual entitlement/right An ​employee has a contractual ​right to be ​paid. A new ​chiefexecutive has been ​appointed but his ​name was not given yesterday for contractual reasons. a contractual ​agreement contractual ​arrangements
(Definition of contractual from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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