workbench

[wurk-bench]
noun
a sturdy table at which an artisan works.

Origin:
1775–85; work + bench

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workbench (ˈwɜːkˌbɛntʃ)
 
n
a heavy table at which work is done by a carpenter, mechanic, toolmaker, etc

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Example sentences
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.
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