a person's place of employment.
any or all places where people are employed: a bill to set safety standards for the workplace.

Origin of workplace

First recorded in 1820–30; work + place Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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a place, such as a factory or office, where people work
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Word Origin and History for workplace

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

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