web·​work | \ ˈweb-ˌwərk How to pronounce webwork (audio) \

Definition of webwork

: web sense 5b a vast webwork of land holdings

Examples of webwork in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Johns’ webwork, which includes not just Blackest Night but an entire satellite of issues from across DC Comics’ stable, is driven by the palpable tension between fear and faith. Scott Thill, WIRED, "DC Comics’ Johns: Green Lantern Could Rival Batman, Superman," 22 July 2009

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First Known Use of webwork

1790, in the meaning defined above

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“Webwork.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/webwork. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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