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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of obtaining goods or services from another company or country.

Usage examples (36)
  • Verb (used with object) : a small business that outsources bookkeeping to an accounting firm
  • Verb (used without object) : U.S. companies who outsource from China
  • Where the term outsourcing will be thought of much as we think of a scab, a communist or a traitor today.
  • The term outsourcing is often used interchangeably-and incorrectly-with offshoring, usually by those in a heated debate. for more
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