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timework

[tahym-wurk] /ˈtaɪmˌwɜrk/
noun
1.
work done and paid for by the hour or day.
Compare piecework.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; time + work
Related forms
timeworker, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for timework

timework

/ˈtaɪmˌwɜːk/
noun
1.
work paid for by the length of time taken, esp by the hour or the day Compare piecework
Derived Forms
timeworker, noun
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