working papers

plural noun

: official documents legalizing the employment of a minor

Word History

First Known Use

1906, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of working papers was in 1906

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“Working papers.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/working%20papers. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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