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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Dull or routine preliminary work preparing for an undertaking.

Usage examples (27)
  • And he failed to perform the kind of spadework necessary to build an opposition party.
  • And so the spadework and his expertise, using a hoe.
  • This may mean a little less spadework for the "team" ?
  • They didn't actually say "political spadework" did they? for more
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