piecework Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"piecework" in British English

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pieceworknoun [U]

uk   /ˈpiːs.wɜːk/  us   /-wɝːk/ specialized
work for which the ​amount of ​paydepends on the ​number of things ​finishedrather than on the ​timespent making them
(Definition of piecework from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"piecework" in American English

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pieceworknoun [U]

 us   /ˈpisˌwɜrk/
work for which the ​amount of ​paydepends on the ​number of ​itemscompletedrather than the ​timespent making them
(Definition of piecework from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"piecework" in Business English

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pieceworknoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈpiːswɜːk/ HR
work that is ​paid at a ​fixedratebased on the ​amount done rather than the ​time it ​takes to do the ​job: She ​spent a month doing piecework in a shoe ​factory. The ​consultant was ​paid on a piecework ​basis. piecework ​pay/​rates
(Definition of piecework from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “piecework”
in Chinese (Simplified) 计件工作…
in Chinese (Traditional) 計件工作…
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