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virtual work

[′vər·chə·wəl ′wərk]
(mechanics)
The work done on a system during any displacement which is consistent with the constraints on the system.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Underpinning the advancement of virtual work is strong employee engagement and a workplace culture that supports digital and agile ways of working.
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