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handwork

[ hand-wurk ]
/ ˈhændˌwɜrk /
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noun
work done by hand, as distinguished from work done by machine.
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Origin of handwork

before 1000; Middle English; Old English handweorc.See hand, work; cf. handiwork

OTHER WORDS FROM handwork

hand worker, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for handwork

handwork
/ (ˈhændˌwɜːk) /

noun
work done by hand rather than by machine

Derived forms of handwork

handworked, adjective
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