pieceworker
noun see piecework

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pieceworker — See piecework. * * * …   Universalium

  • pieceworker — noun A worker who is paid according to the number of units of work produced Ant: timeworker See Also: piecework …   Wiktionary

  • pieceworker — n. one who works on individual tasks or units, one who receives a salary based on the amount of individual work units that were done …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pieceworker — piece·work·er …   English syllables

  • pieceworker — / pi:swɜ:kə/ noun a person who is employed at a piece rate …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • pieceworker — “ə(r) noun Etymology: piecework + er : a worker engaged on piecework …   Useful english dictionary

  • piecework — pieceworker, n. /pees werrk /, n. work done and paid for by the piece. Cf. timework. [1540 50; PIECE + WORK] * * * …   Universalium

  • piecework — noun Date: 1549 work done by the piece and paid for at a set rate per unit • pieceworker noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Nethermere (St. Neots) Ltd. v. Gardiner — And Another [1984] ICR 612 is a British labour law case in the Court of Appeal in the field of home work and vulnerable workers. Many labour and employment rights, such as unfair dismissal [s.94 of the Employment Rights Act 1996] , in Britain… …   Wikipedia

  • homeworker — /hohm werr keuhr, werr /, n. 1. a person who works at home for pay, esp. a pieceworker. 2. houseworker. [1900 05; HOME + WORKER] * * * …   Universalium

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