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[ duhkt-wurk ]
/ ˈdʌktˌwɜrk /


a system of ducts used for a particular purpose, as in a ventilation or heating system.
the pipes, vents, etc., belonging to such a system.

Nearby words

ductor, ductule, ductus, ductus arteriosis, ductus venosus, ductwork, dud, duddy, dude, dude ranch, dudeen
Also ducting.

Origin of ductwork

First recorded in 1930–35; duct + work Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019