machine shop

noun
a workshop in which metal and other substances are cut, shaped, etc., by machine tools.

Origin:
1820–30, Americanism

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machine shop
 
n
a workshop in which machine tools are operated

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GE has intended it to be highly standardized so that any competent machine shop can produce parts for any location.
He found a new job at a machine shop shortly after being laid off.
Provides general guidance for operating a machine shop and press room and the relevant applicable standards.
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