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legwork

noun [U]  us   /ˈleɡˈwɜrk/ infml
practical work that needs to be done, as in gathering information, and that usually involves a lot of walking from place to place: Months of legwork enabled detectives to uncover a new lead.
Translations of “legwork”
in Chinese (Traditional) 跑腿的工作…
in Chinese (Simplified) 跑腿的活儿…
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