journeywork

[ jur-nee-wurk ]
/ ˈdʒɜr niˌwɜrk /

noun

the work of a journeyman.
necessary, routine, or servile work.

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Origin of journeywork

1595–1605; journey a day's work (obsolete) + work
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British Dictionary definitions for journeywork

journeywork
/ (ˈdʒɜːnɪˌwɜːk) /

noun rare

necessary, routine, and menial work
the work of a journeyman
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