workplace

Definitions of workplace
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n a place where work is done

Synonyms:
work
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American Stock Exchange
a stock exchange in New York
Bourse
the stock exchange in Paris
Charlestown Navy Yard
the navy yard in Boston where the frigate `Constitution' is anchored
New York Stock Exchange
a stock exchange in New York
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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
brokerage, brokerage house
place where a broker conducts his business
central, exchange, telephone 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
fishery, piscary
a workplace where fish are caught and processed and sold
fish farm
a workplace (usually a pond) where fish are raised for food
forge, smithy
a workplace where metal is worked by heating and hammering
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
lumberyard
a workplace where lumber is stocked for sale
oyster bank, oyster bed, oyster park
a workplace where oysters are bred and grown
proving ground
a workplace for testing new equipment or ideas
rope yard, ropewalk
workplace consisting of a long narrow path or shed where rope is made
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
studio
workplace for the teaching or practice of an art
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
shop, workshop
small workplace where handcrafts or manufacturing are done
artist's workroom, atelier
a studio especially for an artist or designer
bindery
a workshop where books are bound
bio lab, biology lab, biology laboratory
a laboratory for biological research
bookbindery
a bookbinder's workshop; a place for binding books
brickfield, brickyard
a place where bricks are made and sold
broadcasting studio
a studio where broadcasts originate
centrex
(CENTRal EXchange) a kind of telephone exchange
chem lab, chemistry lab, chemistry laboratory
a laboratory for research in chemistry
chicken farm
farm where chickens are raised for sale
chop shop
a place where stolen cars are disassembled for their parts
commodities exchange, commodities market, commodity exchange
an exchange for buying and selling commodities for future delivery
corn exchange
an exchange where grains are bought and sold
croft
a small farm worked by a crofter
dairy, dairy farm
a farm where dairy products are produced
defense laboratory
a laboratory devoted to research and development for national defense
dye-works
a workshop where dyeing is done
farm-place, farmplace, farmstead
a farm together with its buildings
grange
an outlying farm
home-farm
a farm that supplies the needs of a large estate of establishment
Laundromat, launderette
a self-service laundry (service mark Laundromat) where coin-operated washing machines are available to individual customers
machine shop
workshop where metal is cut and shaped etc., by machine tools
naval shipyard, navy yard
a military shipyard
patisserie
a bakery specializing in French pastry
pearl fishery
a fishery where they fish for pearl oysters
physics lab, physics laboratory
a laboratory for research in physics
pig farm, piggery
a farm where pigs are raised or kept
pottery
a workshop where clayware is made
print shop, printing shop
a workplace where printing is done
cattle farm, cattle ranch, ranch, spread
farm consisting of a large tract of land along with facilities needed to raise livestock (especially cattle)
recording studio
studio where tapes and records are recorded
saddlery
workshop where a saddler works
sewage farm
a farm that is irrigated and fertilized with raw sewage
sheeprun, sheepwalk
farm devoted to raising sheep
sheltered workshop
a workshop that offers jobs to members of the physically or developmentally disabled population
securities market, stock exchange, stock market
an exchange where security trading is conducted by professional stockbrokers
stud farm
a farm where horses are bred
patchboard, plugboard, switchboard
telephone central where circuits are completed with patchcords
truck farm, truck garden
a farm where vegetables are grown for market
turnery
workshop where objects are made on a lathe
vinery, vineyard
a farm of grapevines where wine grapes are produced
washhouse
a building or outbuilding where laundry is done
Type of:
geographic point, geographical point
a point on the surface of the Earth

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