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light work

Alternative medicine
Actualism, see there.
 
Paranormal
A permutation of aura balancing that involves use of spiritual guides.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

light work

(līt wŏrk)
A physical demand level described as the exertion of up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects.
See also: sedentary work, medium work, medium-heavy work, very heavy work
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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