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piecework
American English: /ˈpisˌwərk/
British English: /ˈpiːswəːk/

Translation of piecework in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • to do piecework
    Example sentences
    • By the 1930s, British factory owners had worked out their own variants of labour control which featured piecework incentives combined with the use of skilled labour.
    • Taylor assumed that piecework incentives would discourage opportunism because workers would be motivated to maximize their earnings.
    • It turns out that prevailing piecework rates worked out to less than the minimum wage, so it's hardly surprising that people didn't want to take them.
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