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woodworknoun [U]

us   /ˈwʊdˌwɜrk/
anything made of wood that is part of the inside of a building, esp. the wood around the edges of doors, windows, and floors
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woodworknoun [U]

uk   /ˈwʊd.wɜːk/ us   /ˈwʊd.wɝːk/
  • woodwork noun [U] (ACTIVITY)

mainly UK US usually woodworking the activity of making objects such as furniture from wood: woodwork classes/lessons I used to enjoy woodwork at school.
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