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pieceworknoun [U]

us   /ˈpisˌwɜrk/
work for which the amount of pay depends on the number of items completed rather than the time spent making them
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"piecework" in Business English

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pieceworknoun [U]

uk   /ˈpiːswɜːk/ us   HR
work that is paid at a fixed rate based 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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