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work station



1. (Building) an area in an office where one person works
2. (Computer Science) computing a device or component of an electronic office system consisting of a display screen and keyboard used to handle electronic office work
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work′ sta`tion

or work′sta`tion,

1. a work or office area assigned to one person, often one accommodating a computer terminal or other electronic equipment.
2. a computer terminal or microcomputer connected to a mainframe, minicomputer, or data-processing network.
3. a powerful microcomputer, often with a high-resolution display, used for computer-aided design, electronic publishing, or other graphics-intensive processing.
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work station

nstazione f di lavoro
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