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overwork

the condition produced by working a draft animal or working dog, an eventing or endurance horse too hard. See also exhaustion.
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Kanaya was entitled to worker's compensation because the company deliberately violated labor laws in overworking Mr.
We would like to study the causal relationship between overworking or stress and suicide incidents to utilize the results in securing worker's compensation for the survivors of the karoshi victims and in preventive measures against such deaths," Kawahito said.
The difference between workaholism and overworking is crucial.
It provides energy to the ischemic heart rather than stimulating or overworking the energy-deprived heart.
A study by sociologists from Indiana University and Cornell University finds that the growing trend of overworking - working 50 hours a week or more - is partly responsible for the slowdown Americans have experienced since the mid-1990s in the convergence of the gender gap in pay.