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paperwork

noun
     
Related topics: Business, Offices
pa‧per‧work [uncountable]
1BBO work such as writing letters or reports, which must be done but is not very interesting:
Police work involves so much paperwork these days.
2BSCL the documents that you need for a business deal, a journey etc:
I'm leaving the solicitors to sort out the paperwork.

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