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Work in iron, such as gratings and rails.


1. (Crafts) work done in iron, esp decorative work
2. (Crafts) the craft or practice of working in iron


(ˈaɪ ərnˌwɜrk)

objects or parts of objects made of iron: ornamental ironwork.
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Noun1.ironwork - work made of iron (gratings or rails or railings etc)ironwork - work made of iron (gratings or rails or railings etc); "the houses had much ornamental ironwork"
piece of work, work - a product produced or accomplished through the effort or activity or agency of a person or thing; "it is not regarded as one of his more memorable works"; "the symphony was hailed as an ingenious work"; "he was indebted to the pioneering work of John Dewey"; "the work of an active imagination"; "erosion is the work of wind or water over time"


[ˈaɪənwɜːk] N (on piece of furniture) → herraje m; (on building) → obra f de hierro
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