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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.
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work

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

see JOB.
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NEW ZEALAND coach John Bracewell is unconcerned with the 'workmanlike' tag pinned upon the tourists as they build towards the second npower Test against England.
EDMOND rattled off his fourth victory on the bounce and his first over fences with a workmanlike performance to lift the Tripleprint Novices' Chase under Steven Wynne at Exeter yesterday.
Still, it is difficult to imagine who might profitably use this book: it is not likely to interest any who are not already fully devoted to medieval studies, and for those who are already so devoted (such as graduate students) it is not appropriate; but it is an honest, workmanlike fulfillment of the improbable guidelines laid out for this series.
A workmanlike ballet, created specifically for Johnson's dramatic gifts, the piece becomes a mere bagatelle without her presence.
An easy opening day win over Limerick was followed up by a workmanlike disposal of Antrim last Sunday.
He was no more than workmanlike when winning at Plumpton, but I'm not sure the course suited him; he was wicked keen and there was no gallop on.
But he marked his return on Tuesday night against Lyons with a sound, workmanlike performance in the engine room as United clinched a place in the quarter-finals of the Champions League.
Overall, it was a real workmanlike performance and that's not something we've done enough of over the course of the season.
"York are workmanlike with a lively attack and strong defence.
NELSON continued their winning ways to keep in touch with the league leaders with a workmanlike 24-10 victory over Tylorstown.
Wrexham will point to a couple of key incidents, Craig Faulconbridge twice being denied a goal by the woodwork, but they created very few chances against the workmanlike Chesterfield.