handwork

[ hand-wurk ]
/ ˈhændˌwɜrk /

noun

work done by hand, as distinguished from work done by machine.

Origin of handwork

before 1000; Middle English; Old English handweorc. See hand, work; cf. handiwork
Related formshand worker, noun
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handwork

/ (ˈhændˌwɜːk) /

noun

work done by hand rather than by machine

Derived Formshandworked, adjective
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