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A workshop or studio, especially for an artist or designer.
[French, from Old French astelier, carpenter's shop, from astele, splinter, from Late Latin astella, alteration of Latin astula, diminutive of assis, board.]
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atelier(ˈætəlˌjeɪ; French atəlje)
an artist's studio or workshop
[C17: from Old French astelier workshop, from astele chip of wood, from Latin astula splinter, from assis board]
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at•el•ier(ˌæt lˈyeɪ, ˈæt lˌyeɪ)
a workshop or studio, esp. of an artist, artisan, or designer.
[1830–40; < French; Middle French a(s)telier literally, woodpile]
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|Noun||1.||atelier - a studio especially for an artist or designer|
artist's loft - a factory loft that has been converted into an artist's workroom and living area
studio - workplace for the teaching or practice of an art; "she ran a dance studio"; "the music department provided studios for their students"; "you don't need a studio to make a passport photograph"
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