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1. A place, such as an office or factory, where people are employed.
2. The work setting in general: "one of the last male bastions of the American workplace" (Wall Street Journal).
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(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) a place, such as a factory or office, where people work
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the place where one is employed or customarily does one's work; one's office, laboratory, etc.
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|Noun||1.||workplace - a place where work is done; "he arrived at work early today"|
bakehouse, bakery, bakeshop - a workplace where baked goods (breads and cakes and pastries) are produced or sold
beehive - any workplace where people are very busy
central, telephone exchange, exchange - a workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication
colliery, pit - a workplace consisting of a coal mine plus all the buildings and equipment connected with it
creamery - a workplace where dairy products (butter and cheese etc.) are produced or sold
drill site - workplace that is the site of a drill hole
exchange - a workplace for buying and selling; open only to members
farm - workplace consisting of farm buildings and cultivated land as a unit; "it takes several people to work the farm"
fish farm - a workplace (usually a pond) where fish are raised for food
gasworks - the workplace where coal gas is manufactured
glassworks - a workplace where glass is made
ironworks - the workplace where iron is smelted or where iron goods are made
job - a workplace; as in the expression "on the job";
lab, laboratory, research lab, research laboratory, science lab, science laboratory - a workplace for the conduct of scientific research
laundry - workplace where clothes are washed and ironed
location - a workplace away from a studio at which some or all of a movie may be made; "they shot the film on location in Nevada"
locker room - a room (as at an athletic facility or workplace) where you can change clothes and which contains lockers for the temporary storage of your clothing and personal possessions
lumberyard - a workplace where lumber is stocked for sale
proving ground - a workplace for testing new equipment or ideas
roundhouse - workplace consisting of a circular building for repairing locomotives
shipyard - a workplace where ships are built or repaired
shop floor - workplace consisting of the part of a factory housing the machines; "the productive work is done on the shop floor"
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"
studio - workplace consisting of a room or building where movies or television shows or radio programs are produced and recorded
tannery - workplace where skins and hides are tanned
test bed - a place equipped with instruments for testing (e.g. engines or machinery or computer programs etc.) under working conditions
waterworks - workplace where water is stored and purified and distributed for a community
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workplacework place [ˈwɜːrkpleɪs] n → lieu m de travailwork prospects npl [student] → perspectives fpl d'emploi
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
workplace→ مَحَلُّ العَمَل pracoviště arbejdsplads Arbeitsplatz χώρος εργασίας lugar de trabajo työpaikka lieu de travail radno mjesto posto di lavoro 職場 일터 werkplaats arbeidsplass miejsce pracy local de trabalho рабочее место arbetsplats สถานที่ทำงาน işyeri nơi làm việc 工作场所
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
workplacen lugar m de(l) trabajo
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