noun. a precise written contract between two people or groups- those between a therapy professional and a patient might include (i) the responsibilities of both parties, (ii) the specifications for advantages and rights to be acquired through positive results, and (iii) the predetermined drawbacks of failure.

CONTRACT: "The contract stipulated what Martha would be responsible for this year."
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