Definition of bookwork

1 : the manufacture of books as distinct from newspaper or magazine printing or from job work
2 : work that involves the use of books: such as
b : paper work

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First Known Use of bookwork

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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“Bookwork.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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