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[noun koun-ter-wurk; verb koun-ter-wurk, koun-ter-wurk] /noun ˈkaʊn tərˌwɜrk; verb ˌkaʊn tərˈwɜrk, ˈkaʊn tərˌwɜrk/

or action to oppose some other or action.
verb (used without object)
to in opposition.
verb (used with object)
to in opposition to; hinder or frustrate.
work done in opposition to other work
defensive fortifications put up against attack


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