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English definition of “woodwork”

woodwork

noun [U] (STRUCTURE)    /ˈwʊd.wɜːk/ US  /-wɝːk/
the wooden parts of a building, especially a house: There's some rotting woodwork on the outside of the house that we need to replace.Carpentry and joineryWalls and parts of walls UK informal any part of the wooden or metal frame that forms part of a goal in football: Liverpool hit the woodwork twice in the first half.Football/soccerGeneral terms used in ball sports
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