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"paperwork" in British English

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paperworknoun [U]

uk   /ˈpeɪ.pə.wɜːk/  us   /ˈpeɪ.pɚ.wɝːk/
(Definition of paperwork from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"paperwork" in American English

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paperworknoun [U]

 us   /ˈpeɪ·pərˌwɜrk/
the activity of keeping records and writing reports: She liked everything about her job except the paperwork.
(Definition of paperwork from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"paperwork" in Business English

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paperworknoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈpeɪpəwɜːk/
the written records connected with a particular job, deal, journey, etc.: She had to search back through the paperwork to find the interest rate.complete/fill out the paperwork It took a while to complete the paperwork when I bought the car.
the part of a job which involves writing letters and reports and keeping records: The job involves too much paperwork.
(Definition of paperwork from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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