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[wurk-room, -roo m] /ˈwɜrkˌrum, -ˌrʊm/
a room in which work is carried on.
Origin of workroom
1820-30; work + room Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for workroom
  • Employees sit playing chess in the middle of one workroom.
  • It is a homey workroom, high above the world, with sloping ceilings and plenty of light.
  • Its third-floor workroom will make whatever you want in jewelry or bronze.
  • Such elegance transforms a functional workroom into a private exhibition gallery.
  • The floor of every workroom shall be maintained in a clean and, so far as possible, a dry condition.
  • The main desk is close to the staff workroom and the lounge area provides open and unobstructed views.
  • Use four-foot fluorescent fixtures with reflectors and electronic ballasts for your workroom, garage and laundry areas.
  • One idea may be to redesign workroom floor layouts to improve mail flow and eliminate redundancy or inefficient mail flow routes.
British Dictionary definitions for workroom


/ˈwɜːkˌruːm; -ˌrʊm/
a room in which work, usually manual labour, is done
a room in a house set aside for a hobby, such as sewing
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