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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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Aridi assured his visitors - delegations of different villages like benwaiti, serjial, Jaheliat and Wadi Benhila - that all their queries pertaining to developmental issues in their regions have been studied, and he promised that works upon these projects will be carried on soon.
Now he has written "Anchorwick", the story of young Eugene Stanley who, newly-arrived in the ancient university town of Salthead to pursue his studies and to aid his uncle, Professor Christopher Greenshilds, who works upon a scholarly tome.
Lentz incorporates the facts of its historical setting into a close literary consideration of how the novel works upon the imagination to enrich a reader's understanding of human reality in general and of historical reality in particular.