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Definition of life’s work noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

life’s work

 
(British English) (North American English lifework noun
BrE BrE//ˌlaɪfˈwɜːk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɜːrk//
 
)
[singular]
 
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the main purpose or activity in a person’s life, or their greatest achievement