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scutwork

[skuht-wurk] /ˈskʌtˌwɜrk/
noun, Informal.
1.
menial, routine work, as that done by an underling:
the scutwork of scrubbing pots and pans.
Also, scut work.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65; scut (< ?) + work
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