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basket-weaving

Syllabification: bas·ket-weav·ing

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of basket-weaving in English:

noun

1The art or activity of creating woven baskets.
2 humorous (also underwater basket-weaving) Used as the type of college course that is thought to be without any practical or professional value .

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