Meaning of WORKING in English

WORKING

I. noun Date: 14th century the manner of functioning or operating ; operation , an excavation or group of excavations made in mining, quarrying, or tunneling, II. adjective Date: 1532 engaged in work especially for wages or a salary , adequate to permit work to be done , assumed or adopted to permit or facilitate further work or activity , spent at work , being in use or operation

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