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Definition 1: a bodily organ that contracts - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for contractor in the sense of this definition

(contractor is a kind of ...) a fully differentiated structural and functional unit in an animal that is specialized for some particular function

(... is a kind of contractor ) one of the contractile organs of the body

Definition 2: someone (a person or firm) who contracts to build things - [noun denoting person]

(contractor is a kind of ...) someone who contracts for and supervises construction (as of a building)

(... is a kind of contractor ) a contractor concerned with the development and manufacture of systems of defense

(... is a kind of contractor ) a haulage contractor

(... is a kind of contractor ) a contractor who buys old ships and breaks them up for scrap

(... is a kind of contractor ) someone who enters into a subcontract with the primary contractor

Definition 3: (law) a party to a contract - [noun denoting person]

(contractor is a kind of ...) a person involved in legal proceedings

"the party of the first part"

(... is a kind of contractor ) someone who contracts for and supervises construction (as of a building)

(contractor belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

Definition 4: the bridge player in contract bridge who wins the bidding and can declare which suit is to be trumps - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for contractor in the sense of this definition

(contractor is a kind of ...) a card player in a game of bridge

"we need a 4th hand for bridge"

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