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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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If pressure has increased you need to tell your manager that you are taking industrial action and are legally working to rule, and they need to adjust your workload.
This council is putting in place a workforce that can step in to undertake refuse collection duties when operatives are working to rule.
They began working to rule after efforts to resolve disputes over better pay and working conditions collapsed.
They drive miles to test centres, only to find a test cancelled as an examiner is working to rule.
November 5 proves to be a busy time for firefighters and staff in some parts of the country were working to rule this morning.