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noun [U] uk   /ˈpeɪ.pə.wɜːk/  us   /-pɚ.wɝːk/
B2 the part of a job that involves writing letters and reports and keeping records the written records connected with a particular job, deal, journey, etc.: I've kept all the paperwork for the car.
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