work party

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: party - an organized group of workmenwork party - an organized group of workmen  
social unit, unit - an organization regarded as part of a larger social group; "the coach said the offensive unit did a good job"; "after the battle the soldier had trouble rejoining his unit"
manpower, men, work force, workforce, hands - the force of workers available
shift - a crew of workers who work for a specific period of time
detail - a crew of workers selected for a particular task; "a detail was sent to remove the fallen trees"
chain gang - a gang of convicts chained together
ground crew, ground-service crew - the crew of technicians and mechanics who service aircraft on the ground
road gang - a gang of road workers
section gang - a work crew assigned to a section of a railroad
stage crew - crew of workers who move scenery or handle properties in a theatrical production
crewman - a member of a work crew
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Anyone interested in participating can find an upcoming trail work party on the Evergreen calendar at: http://evergreenmtb.
All tools and training are provided and you can spend as much or as little time as you like with the work party, which finishes at 3pm.
A prison spokesman said: "The governor received information that prisoners on the work party were being used to bring drugs into the prison.