cooperative or coordinated effort on the part of a group of persons acting together as a team or in the interests of a common cause.
work done with a team.

1820–30; team + work Unabridged
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teamwork (ˈtiːmˌwɜːk)
1.  the cooperative work done by a team
2.  the ability to work efficiently as a team

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Word Origin & History

1828 in the literal sense, from team + work.. Attested by 1909 in the extended sense.
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Example sentences
There are the ones were team work is crucial and others were you stand on your own.
Sure the team leader gets the fame and glory, but it requires team work for victory.
Since then, he has been banished to scout team work.
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