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Work

1. To perform a task, especially in exchange for compensation or the potential for profit. Working is necessary for any economy to function.

2. See: Job.

work

see JOB, LABOUR, WORK ORGANIZATION, SOCIOLOGY OF WORK, HOMEWORKING, DOMESTIC LABOUR.

work

see JOB.
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FOUNDATIONS OF RESOURCE SHARING RELATED TO ALTERNATE FORMATS
Early writers on alternate assessment posited that it would include students with disabilities in state and local reform programs, improve opinions about people with disabilities in general, improve access to the general education curriculum for students with disabilities, and improve instruction in special education programs.
For estates of decedents dying after July 18, 1984, if the alternate valuation will cause a decrease in both the value of the aggregate gross estate and the estate tax, then the executor may use the value of all the assets as of the date six months after the date of death.
Depending on how the scenario is written, this method is effective for (1) applying concepts and theories to clinical practice, (2) learning how to analyze a clinical situation, (3) identifying problems and solutions, (4) comparing alternate decisions possible and developing decision making ability, and (5) considering multiple perspectives in a clinical situation.
The shopping credit, also known as the backout credit, is the amount that Con Edison credits a customer who purchases electricity from an alternate provider.
There is no economic or military justification for spending billions of taxpayer dollars on an alternate engine that will not save money or improve U.
Alternate bishops will be selected by the church's metropolitans with the concurrence of the majority of the national house of bishops.
Nominees for open area director and alternate area director positions (listed in order of area director, then alternate area director) in the following rubber groups include: Blue Ridge (Wiley Betts, Crompton/Uniroyal Chemical; and Robert Gaines, Rhein Chemie); Central Illinois (Leonard Thomas, Caterpillar; and Rick L.
In all, there are 109 candidates on the ballot of the union's Hollywood division for 31 open seats and 21 alternate slots.
Alternate ways of funding group medical plans may make sense for employers, if their cash flows are dependable.
Alternate path software resides in the server(s) and enhances system performance and data accessibility.
The revenue procedure describes both the standard procedure and an alternate procedure available to the successor and predecessor companies to use in filing the following forms: Form W-2, Wage and Tax Statement; Form W-3, Transmittal of Income and Tax Statements; Form 941, Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return; Form W-4, Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate; and Form W-5, Earned Income Credit Advance Payment Certificate.