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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Contracts

    Agreements between two or more parties, especially those that are written and enforceable by law (American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed). It is sometimes used to characterize the nature of the professional-patient relationship.

Editors Contribution

  1. contracts

    Plural form of the word contract.

    The unity government contracts are created, shared and allocated fairly and justly according to just procurement guidelines that ensure the redistribution of wealth, income and resources across society.

    Submitted by MaryC on June 24, 2020  

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    Rank popularity for the word 'contracts' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2331

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    Rank popularity for the word 'contracts' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2786

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of contracts in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of contracts in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of contracts in a Sentence

  1. Chief Executive Officer Doug Parker:

    I believe this is the right way for my compensation to be set - at risk, based entirely on the results achieved, and in the same currency that our shareholders receive, the target amount will remain approximately 20 percent below my peers at Delta and United until all of our team members have joint contracts that compensate as well or better than those airlines.

  2. Arnaud Vagner:

    It is extremely difficult to effectively hedge these long-term contracts, especially in a new market like LNG.

  3. Kimberly Tyson:

    In the U.S., embryos are considered property so we don’t use adopting law, we use property law. Once the contracts are signed by both families, the adopting family owns the embryos and then they can proceed with making arrangements with their fertility clinic for the frozen embryo transfer.

  4. Vince Rivers:

    This sounds like one of those NFL contracts where you hear it's a $100 million deal over 10 years but in reality only the first three years are guaranteed.

  5. Mexican Finance Minister Luis Videgaray:

    We are listening to the market and making sure the Mexican contracts are flexible and competitive and as simple as possible, we are introducing more flexibility (to the fiscal side of contracts) to allow for higher rate of return.

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