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Work done by hand rather than by machine.


work done by hand rather than by machine
ˈhandˌworked adj



work done by hand, as distinguished from work done by machine.
[before 1000; Middle English; Old English handweorc. See handiwork]
hand′ work`er, n.
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Noun1.handwork - a work produced by hand laborhandwork - a work produced by hand labor  
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"
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The musty ancient beds remained in the chambers, and their quilts and curtains and canopies were decorated with curious handwork, and the walls and ceilings frescoed with historical and mythological scenes in glaring colors.
This portable birch caddy for your handwork essentials makes it easy to keep everything in one place.
Any time we can replace handwork with a machine operation and get equivalent or better quality, we get excited.
Sign them up' Villa fans are likely to be singing this song until the end of the season as they marvel at Sam Johnstone's handwork and Robert Snodgrass' footwork.
The first day contained sports and entertainment activities, and exercises in theater, musical, photography, radio recording, handwork, drawing, reading stories, and learning French and Spanish languages.
Ugwuja said that his organisation was yet to see the handwork of the Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP) saddled with the responsibility of facilitating the implementation of the clean-up in Ogoni land.
Each style in the collection, fully realized after 100-plus hours of handwork at Sanayi 313's Mumbai embroidery atelier and leather workshop in Tuscany, captures the maritime charms that draw Uziyel back to the Mediterranean summer after summer.
IG Islamabad said' Today I feel happy along with you who have been promoted to next grade due to your handwork and commitment' he added.
Duterte, Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II and other government officials had repeatedly denied insinuations that the mounting drug deaths were the handwork of the police as part of a state policy.
The mikkeli cathedral service is seeking a bid for machine and handwork, Sanding and sanding sand for real estate in the area of mikkeli during the winter season 2017-2019 + 2 option years.
Footwear has two distinct designs: one a re-imagined round-toed American workboot whose creeper-like stacked sole is given further volume when covered with rubber studs; the other is more traditionally Italian: finer in form, with exquisite handwork.
I thank my party leadership for giving me this opportunity & all my party workers & colleagues whose relentless handwork made this possible.