webwork

noun
web·​work | \ˈweb-ˌwərk \

Definition of webwork 

: web sense 5b a vast webwork of land holdings

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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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The first known use of webwork was in 1790

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