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English definition of “working”

working

adjective [before noun] (MACHINE)    /ˈwɜː.kɪŋ/ US  /ˈwɝː-/
operating: It has taken about five years to restore the aircraft to (full) working condition/order.FunctioningPerforming a function describes the parts of a machine that move and make it work: It is essential that all working components are properly lubricated.FunctioningPerforming a function
(Definition of working adjective (MACHINE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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