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handiworknoun [U]

us   /ˈhæn·diˌwɜrk/
work done skillfully with the hands: He built his own telescope, and he was proud of his handiwork.
Handiwork is also the effects of any action: The damage to the house is the handiwork of termites.
(Definition of handiwork from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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handiworknoun [U]

uk   /ˈhæn.di.wɜːk/ us   /ˈhæn.di.wɝːk/
work done skilfully with the hands: Susannah put down the paintbrush and stood back to admire her handiwork.
something that you have done or caused, usually something bad: "Is this your handiwork?" he asked, pointing at the graffiti on the wall.
(Definition of handiwork from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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