workplace

[ wurk-pleys ]
/ ˈwɜrkˈpleɪs /

noun

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

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Origin of workplace

First recorded in 1820–30; work + place
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British Dictionary definitions for workplace

workplace
/ (ˈwɜːkˌpleɪs) /

noun

a place, such as a factory or office, where people work
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