outworker
noun Date: 1813 chiefly British a person who works at home for a business firm

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  • outworker — outwork out‧work [ˈaʊtwɜːk ǁ wɜːrk] noun [uncountable] HUMAN RESOURCES work which is done for a business by people working at home: • Workers engaged in domestic outwork or subcontracting will secure none of the benefits. outworker noun… …   Financial and business terms

  • outworker — n. worker from outside, worker which does not belong to a company …   English contemporary dictionary

  • outworker — See: outwork …   English dictionary

  • outworker — /ˈaʊtwɜkə/ (say owtwerkuh) noun someone who does work at home, as for a central factory or organisation …   Australian English dictionary

  • outworker — Same as homeworker …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • outworker — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: out (III) + worker : one that works outside the institution or shop by which he is employed …   Useful english dictionary

  • outwork — outworker, n. v. /owt werrk /; n. /owt werrk /, v.t., outworked or outwrought, outworking, n. v.t. 1. to work harder, better, or faster than. 2. to work out or carry on to a conclusion; finish: a problem to be outworked in after generations. 3.… …   Universalium

  • outwork — UK [ˈaʊtˌwɜː(r)k] / US [ˈaʊtˌwɜrk] noun [uncountable] Word forms outwork : singular outwork plural outworks business work done for a company by someone in their own home Derived word: outworker noun countable Word forms outworker : singular… …   English dictionary

  • Compensation of employees — (CE) is a statistical term used in national accounts, balance of payments statistics and sometimes in corporate accounts as well. It refers basically to the total gross (pre tax) wages paid by employers to employees for work done in an accounting …   Wikipedia

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