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addaword.gifdefinition of BOQ

bill of quantities: an itemised list of the materials and labour needed for a construction project, used in tendering
Submitted by: Ayka from Kazakhstan on 06/11/2012 13:03:00
Definition of BOQ from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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