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work

(Encyclopedia) work, in physics and mechanics, transfer of energy by a force acting to displace a body. Work is equal to the product of the force and the distance through which it produces movement.…

Working

NBCWednesday 9:30–10:00 p.m.Cast: Fred Savage, Sarah Knowlton, Arden Myrin, Maurice Godin, Todd Waring and Yvette Freeman Young, ambitious, and a little naive, Matt Peyser (Savage) is…

social work

(Encyclopedia) social work, organized effort to help individuals and families to adjust themselves to the community, as well as to adapt the community to the needs of such persons and families.…

topiary work

(Encyclopedia) topiary work tō´pēĕr˝ē, pruning and training of shrubs and trees into ornamental shapes, used in landscape gardening. Elaborate topiary work in which trees and shrubs are clipped to…

working dog

(Encyclopedia) working dog, classification used by breeders and kennel clubs to designate dogs raised by humans to herd cattle and sheep, as draft animals, as message dispatchers in wartime, in…

crochet work

(Encyclopedia) crochet work krōshā´, form of knitting done with a hook, by means of which loops of thread or yarn are drawn through other, preceding loops. Crochet stitches are all based on the chain…

Unpublished Works

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Works on the Upanishads

Works on the UpanishadsAnquetil Duperron, Oupnek'hat, 1801, 1802. See page clii.Rammohun Roy, Translation of Several Principal Books, Passages, and Texts of the Veds. Second edition. London,…