a mine or quarry that is being or has been worked
working(a), on the job(p)(adj)
actively engaged in paid work
"the working population"; "the ratio of working men to unemployed"; "a working mother"; "robots can be on the job day and night"
adequate for practical use; especially sufficient in strength or numbers to accomplish something
"the party has a working majority in the House"; "a working knowledge of Spanish"
adopted as a temporary basis for further work
"a working draft"; "a working hypothesis"
running(a), operative, functional, working(a)(adj)
(of e.g. a machine) performing or capable of performing
"in running (or working) order"; "a functional set of brakes"
serving to permit or facilitate further work or activity
"discussed the working draft of a peace treaty"; "they need working agreements with their neighbor states on interstate projects"
That is or are functioning.
a working ventilator
That suffices but requires additional work.
a working copy of the script
Method of operation.
the working week
To become full of a vegetable substance.
a working knowledge of computers
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People have gotten used to working from home and are comfortable living farther from New York City, that won't change with a vaccine. Second homes will continue to be a booming market nationally.
People think the government in many cases isn't working for them, this is a real frustration. I think acknowledging the problem is fine, but Americans don't want to be stuck... these things are solvable, this is not that hard.
I'm a working mother myself and the issues of child care and elderly care are very personal, to prioritize such issues, we need more women legislators.
It makes me tremendously proud to know that our T1D program exists for just one reason: To have a positive impact on those living with T1D, working with industry, researchers, physicians, regulators and other funders, we aim to leverage the best minds and efforts across all disciplines, and we don't care who has the answer.
They commented theyve been working hard to create a culture where people bring concerns forward and thats a national issue, thats not something thats limited to this particular hospital where this unfortunately happened, i think were all trying to work hard at this notion of seeing something and saying something and doing something.
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