co-worker co`-work"er, coworker co`work"er(k?`w?rk"?r), n. One who works with another; a co["o]perator.

Syn: colleague, coworker, fellow worker, fellow-worker, workfellow. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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