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glass·work

 (glăs′wûrk′)
n.
1.
a. The manufacture of glassware or glass.
b. The cutting and fitting of glass panes; glaziery.
2. See glassware.
3. glassworks(used with a sing. verb) An establishment where glass is manufactured. Also called glasshouse.

glassworks

(ˈɡlɑːsˌwɜːks)
n
(Ceramics) (functioning as singular) a factory for the moulding of glass

glass•works

(ˈglæsˌwɜrks, ˈglɑs-)

n., pl. -works.
a factory where glass is made.
[1620–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.glassworks - a workplace where glass is made
workplace, work - a place where work is done; "he arrived at work early today"
Translations

glassworks

[ˈglɑːswɜːks] Nfábrica f de vidrio

glassworks

[ˈglɑːsˌwɜːks] nsgvetreria, fabbrica di vetri
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