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 for Jobbed
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Job \Job\ (j[o^]b), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Jobbed (j[o^]bd); p.
     pr. & vb. n. Jobbing.]
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     1. To strike or stab with a pointed instrument. --L'Estrange.
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     2. To thrust in, as a pointed instrument. --Moxon.
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     3. To do or cause to be done by separate portions or lots; to
        sublet (work); as, to job a contract.
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     4. (Com.) To buy and sell, as a broker; to purchase of
        importers or manufacturers for the purpose of selling to
        retailers; as, to job goods.
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     5. To hire or let by the job or for a period of service; as,
        to job a carriage. --Thackeray.
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