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schoolwork

[skool-wurk] /ˈskulˌwɜrk/
noun
1.
the material studied in or for school, comprising homework and work done in class.
Origin of schoolwork
1855-1860
1855-60; school1 + work
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  • schoolwork was as interesting, class rivalry as absorbing, as of yore.

    Anne Of Green Gables Lucy Maud Montgomery
  • He himself had made no practical progress in schoolwork—he knew that.

    The "Genius" Theodore Dreiser
  • Japanese students spend more time on schoolwork (the same 2-to-1 ratio), but much less on entertainment.

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