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workbench

[wurk-bench] /ˈwɜrkˌbɛntʃ/
noun
1.
a sturdy table at which an artisan works.
Origin
1775-1785
1775-85; work + bench
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Examples from the web for workbench
  • When he's soldering electronic gizmos, he stands at a raised workbench.
  • Having to use the dining room table as a workbench doesn't help.
  • The drill press went into the garage next to a workbench.
British Dictionary definitions for workbench

workbench

/ˈwɜːkˌbɛntʃ/
noun
1.
a heavy table at which work is done by a carpenter, mechanic, toolmaker, etc
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