worktable

[ wurk-tey-buhl ]
/ ˈwɜrkˌteɪ bəl /

noun

a table with a work surface, often with drawers.

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Origin of worktable

First recorded in 1790–1800; work + table
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British Dictionary definitions for worktable

worktable
/ (ˈwɜːkˌteɪbəl) /

noun

  1. any table at which writing, sewing, or other work may be done
  2. (in English cabinetwork) a small elegant table fitted with sewing accessories
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