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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 merchant bank typically works off a profit-participation model versus a conventional interest rate calculation.
The system works off a central database of the GPS that coordinates fixed and mobile safety camera locations in danger areas.
It works off the cigarette lighter socket, and uses GPS satellite technology.