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shop floor

noun
1.
the part of a factory housing the machines and men directly involved in production
2.
  1. workers, esp factory workers organized in a union
  2. (as modifier): shop-floor protest
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  • Wasn't it your pepper and salt that was strewed on the shop-floor to-day?

    Woman in Prison Caroline H. Woods
  • She crossed the shop-floor at a leisurely pace, and came and offered her hand to the beautiful Norman.

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