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  • adj. Not of, pertaining to, or operating under a contract.

Etymologies

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non- +‎ contract

Examples

  • Both Leap and MetroPCS focus on noncontract "prepaid" customers, the lower end of the wireless market.

    AT&T's Great Leap Back

  • Sprint's Boost Mobile, which recently launched a noncontract, unlimited-everything plan for $50, is also unlikely to lower its prices.

    TracFone's Prepaid Niche

  • A school district can reduce pay for noncontract workers - janitors and cafeteria workers, for example - and it can reduce teacher salaries from one year to the next if notice is given at least 45 days before the first day of instruction, Texas Education Agency spokeswoman Debbie Ratcliffe said.

    chron.com Chronicle

  • Last week Sprint said that prepay customers to its Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile USA prepaid services helped it narrow subscriber losses in the fourth quarter, but the slimmer sales that come along with noncontract phone users pressured the wireless provider's bottom line.

    Forbes.com: News

  • The agency already faces a historic $180 million shortfall and is attempting to balance its budget by reducing noncontract staff by 20 percent, freezing wage increases and other cost-saving measures.

    Whittier Daily News Most Viewed

  • Eight of the school days will be noncontract days for teachers and other district staff members.

    LJWorld.com stories: News

  • Christy Henjes, a paraeducator at South Sioux City Public Schools, gave a list of examples of noncontract workers being fired without getting a reason.

    JournalStar.com - News Articles

  • According to Georgia law, employers can fire at-will, or noncontract employees for any reason, so long as the termination isn't illegal.

    Metro News | ajc.com

  • Some savings will be obtained from seven mandatory furlough days for noncontract employees, as well as five unpaid days off for union employees represented by the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, Richardson said.

    DesMoinesRegister.com - NEWS

  • Other provisions of the new law include that districts no longer have deadlines for notifying probationary teachers of noncontract renewals or to issue contracts to returning teachers.

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