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workplace

[wurk-pleys] /ˈwɜrkˈpleɪs/
noun
1.
a person's place of employment.
2.
any or all places where people are employed:
a bill to set safety standards for the workplace.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; work + place
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British Dictionary definitions for work place

workplace

/ˈwɜːkˌpleɪs/
noun
1.
a place, such as a factory or office, where people work
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Word Origin and History for work place

workplace

n.

1828, from work (n.) + place (n.).

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