grunt work


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grunt work

n (US inf) → Knochenarbeit f
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He'd be commanding the scene but he also did grunt work - everybody pitched in.
They eliminated physical grunt work and created new kinds of work for humans, such as operating and fixing machines and using their capabilities in new ways.
It indicates that the US Department of Defense under Mattis is performing the grunt work of keeping the US-Qatari security relationship moving forward," Heras said.
Postgrads typically provide the grunt work in research projects.
Certainly, Zuckerberg is no stranger to the grunt work
It describes a manager who still does a little grunt work, such as coding, to "keep in touch with reality.
Most of the grunt work was done by our faithful mules, Jack and Dick.
With Stoffel, who usually does the legwork for his team, sitting on the right side and Taylor doing the grunt work, the pair from Minnesota State Mankato made a run in the second game to almost force a tiebreaker, but they came up short.
It does the grunt work, processing and evaluating design tradeoffs at a speed impossible for humans.
Mr Darcy provided his bricklaying expertise while the Friends provided the grunt work by mixing the mortar and carrying it to the walls.
One person even commented, "they are just a resource for any extra tasks" and "can take some of the grunt work away from me".