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English definition of “stroke”

stroke

noun [S] (WORK)    /strəʊk/ US  /stroʊk/ informal
a small amount of work : She's been gossiping and hasn't done a stroke (of work ) all morning .Work, working and the workplaceWorking hours and periods of work
(Definition of stroke noun (WORK) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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