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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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Accordingly, the administration is merging INS and Social Security system databases to create a worker registry - a list of all people who are authorized to work in this country.
Its 21,000 employees work in Washington, 33 district offices, and four service centers; they constitute nearly 20 percent of all DOJ personnel.
About 20 people work in Jauregui's office, which he calls "a little United Nations.