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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.
Susan Lind-Sinanian of the Armenian Museum of America will present a special lecture, "Stitching To Survive: Handwork of Armenian Women,'' at 6 p.
Alamgir said that he has even incorporated Ahmad jersey number 54 in sherwani, by putting 54 boxes to the sleeves of the sherwani, which features intricate handwork in gold.
M Sarwar said that PTI welcomes the newly joined politicians in the party and due to their handwork and support the party will become more strong and effective amongst the masses.
A charming, adventure-filled way to introduce little ones to the Creation story, God's Amazing World is also a celebration of God's amazing, beautiful, and mysterious handwork.
The limited Special Edition Felder Felder for Silhouette sunglasses were designed in Austria with Silhouette's signature attention to detail, handwork, and innovative materials and technology.
They love Indian culture and generally appreciate the handwork of expatriates working in the kingdom," he said.
If the truth be known, most of the rubbish left around our countryside whether on rivers, canals or beauty spots is the handwork of people with low intelligence.
The highly esteemed Premier Award, as well as prizes in the categories of wheelwork, handwork, sculpture and rural, will be given to deserving winners in recognition of their creative skills.
Via convoluted replication processes and incredible handwork, Sietsema's excavations of material culture present things that are not as they seem, pinning fiction against truth, the now against historical fact.
Chen's Collection is Taiwan's leading handwork gem creation firm.
Rimpi further said, "Months of handwork, careful planning and creation of sensitive electric circuits that do not harm the woman wearing the underwear have been vital to the innovation.