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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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The second bullet in the sidebar above hints at the reality: Many airports and the approach procedures serving them have alternate minimums different from the 600/800 ceiling and two miles of visibility specified in FAR 91.
Alternate Path is a patented technology developed by ExxonMobil for gravel packing cased and openhole completion wells to improve the reliability of wells completed in sand-prone reservoirs.
FOUNDATIONS OF RESOURCE SHARING RELATED TO ALTERNATE FORMATS
The first promise was that alternate assessment would foster greater consideration of students with disabilities in school and state policy decisions.
This article evaluates a protective alternate valuation election (PAVE) as a way for the estate to elect alternate valuation under IRC [sections] 2032 "just in case" it might produce a better estate tax result.
Before the recent postal hike, some marketers used solo mailings and catalogs as their main prospecting vehicle, and disregarded alternate media as a small-time venture.
Sticky-side powder; alternate black powder; ash gray powder; gentian violet
The return was filed in January 1996; the executor used alternate valuation.
Questions should be open-ended, asking for alternate possibilities and perspectives.
Further, many commercial owners realized additional savings of approximately 5 percent by purchasing power from an alternate provider.
WASHINGTON -- Council for Citizens Against Government Waste (CCAGW) President Tom Schatz today sent a letter to all members of the House of Representatives and the Senate urging them to eliminate the $560 million in pork-barrel earmarks for the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) alternate engine.
Lower speeds will remain in place on the Picton to Christchurch alternate route until State Highway 1 (SH1) north of Kaikoura reopens, after which speed limits will be reviewed again.