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English definition of “work”

work

verb [T] (SHAPE)    /wɜːk/ US  /wɝːk/
to shape, change, or process a substance: Working iron requires higher temperatures than bronze. Gently work the butter into the flour until there are no lumps left.Patterns and shapesIndustrial processingCreating and producingInventing, designing and innovation
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