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The work of a journeyman or journeywoman.


1. (Commerce) necessary, routine, and menial work
2. (Commerce) the work of a journeyman


(ˈdʒɜr niˌwɜrk)

1. the work of a journeyman.
2. necessary, routine, or servile work.
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The leaf of grass, his guiding poetic conceit in "Song of Myself," is not the dross of the earth but "the journeywork of the stars," just as "the pismire is equally perfect, and a grain of sand, and the egg of the wren," and so on (LG1855 34).
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To top it all, he allowed "his eccentric personality and unwelcome ideas to intrude even upon his journeywork.
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Her use of "isosceles" is typical of the kind of smart, multi-layered image of which she is capable, as is her reference in "Last Words" to the process of watching a loved one die as "the inverted journeywork.
Justice's connection to Welty's writing, however, goes deeper than these instances of journeywork.
Remember Walt Whitman's line that a leaf of grass is the journeywork of the stars?
In shamanic practices the shaman does the journeywork.
Journeyworks has developed six pregnancy and prenatal health pamphlets for populations with limited-literacy skills.