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English definition of “paperwork”

paperwork

noun [U]     /ˈpeɪ.pə.wɜːk/ US  /-pɚ.wɝːk/
B2 the part of a job that involves writing letters and reports and keeping records Office practices the written records connected with a particular job , deal , journey , etc.: I've kept all the paperwork for the car .Managing and organizingOffice practices
(Definition of paperwork noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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