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contractor

con·trac·tor

contractor

 
 
pronunciation:
kan traek tr [or] kn traek tr
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: one who agrees by contract to do specified work or to supply goods at a certain price.
They've hired a contractor to build an addition to their house.
definition 2: something, esp. a muscle, that shortens or contracts.
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