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contract meaning

EN[ˈkɒntrækt] [ˈkɑntrækt] [kənˈtrækt]
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  • In common law legal systems, a contract (or informally known as an agreement in some jurisdictions) is an agreement having a lawful object entered into voluntarily by two or more parties,
  • Proof of some or all of these elements may be done in writing, though contracts may be made entirely orally or by conduct.
  • Contract law varies greatly from one jurisdiction to another, including differences in common law compared to civil law, the impact of received law, particularly from England in common law countries, and of law codified in regional legislation.
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contract
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Uncomparable adjectives
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
        • Verbs
          • Intransitive verbs
            • Transitive verbs
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          Meaning of contract for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "contract" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, an intransitive verb and a transitive verb.
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