piece of work

Definitions of piece of work
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n a product produced or accomplished through the effort or activity or agency of a person or thing

Synonyms:
work
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Das Kapital
a book written by Karl Marx (1867) describing his economic theories
Erewhon
a satirical novel written by Samuel Butler (1872) describing a fictitious land
Utopia
a book written by Sir Thomas More (1516) describing the perfect society on an imaginary island
Oxford English Dictionary
an unabridged dictionary constructed on historical principles
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follow-up, followup
a piece of work that exploits or builds on earlier work
handcraft, handicraft, handiwork, handwork
a work produced by hand labor
ironwork
work made of iron (gratings or rails or railings etc)
lacework
work consisting of (or resembling) lace fabric
lacquerware
a decorative work made of wood and covered with lacquer and often inlaid with ivory or precious metals
leatherwork
work made of leather
chef-d'oeuvre, masterpiece
the most outstanding work of a creative artist or craftsman
metalwork
the metal parts of something
openwork
ornamental work (such as embroidery or latticework) having a pattern of openings
polychrome
a piece of work composed of or decorated in many colors
silverwork
decorative work made of silver
caning, wicker, wickerwork
work made of interlaced slender branches (especially willow branches)
woodwork
work made of wood; especially moldings or stairways or furniture
work in progress
a piece of work that is not yet finished
workpiece
work consisting of a piece of metal being machined
publication
a copy of a printed work offered for distribution
cabinetwork
woodwork finished by hand by a cabinetmaker
japan
lacquerware decorated and varnished in the Japanese manner with a glossy durable black lacquer
joinery
fine woodwork done by a joiner
millwork
woodwork that has been machined at a mill
reissue, reprint, reprinting
a publication (such as a book) that is reprinted without changes or editing and offered again for sale
new edition
a publication (such as a book) that has been modified or updated and offered again for sale
book
a written work or composition that has been published (printed on pages bound together)
volume
a publication that is one of a set of several similar publications
read
something that is read
impression, printing
all the copies of a work printed at one time
collection, compendium
a publication containing a variety of works
periodical
a publication that appears at fixed intervals
mag, magazine
a periodic publication containing pictures and stories and articles of interest to those who purchase it or subscribe to it
tip sheet
a publication containing the latest information or tips or predictions for a particular business or stock market information or horse racing results, etc.
reference, source
a publication (or a passage from a publication) that is referred to
republication
something that has been published again; a fresh publication (as of a literary work)
Type of:
product, production
an artifact that has been created by someone or some process

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