Pronunciation: (wûrk'shop"), [key]
1. a room, group of rooms, or building in which work, esp. mechanical work, is carried on.
2. a seminar, discussion group, or the like, that emphasizes exchange of ideas and the demonstration and application of techniques, skills, etc.: a theater workshop; opera workshop.
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