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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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He added: "The whole idea needed to be worked upon - but in principle, if over two-thirds of games were rained off in any one weekend, clubs could rearrange the fixture.
The extraordinary arrivals which have been a trademark of featherweight Hamed's career have worked upon the nerves of previous opponents already fearful of facing his immense punching power.
In other cases, the task is twofold in that the context is the actual building being worked upon rather than a close neighbour.
As there are over four lakh unregistered enterprises, how to bring them into the mainstream is what needs to be worked upon and this would require identification of several new sectors like defence and aviation, he added.
These scripts have been worked upon for four years," Ghai said.
The 28-year-old actor's looks are been worked upon right now and till now about eight to ten looks have been tried on him, it has been revealed.
However, ambulance service protocol was that if a body had been in water less than three hours, since amended to one and a half hours, it should be worked upon.
The legislation will be worked upon during the next parliamentary session, whenever that starts.
But at the end of the day it is the script that needs to be worked upon," he says.
He also stated that the masses in the country have pinned hopes from democracy on the grounds that policies of the former President would not be worked upon, but it seems that the incumbents were pursuing the policies of the previous regime, as 17th amendment has not yet been eliminated at the parliaments forum.