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office

noun [C] (WORK PLACE)   /ˈɔ·fɪs, ˈɑf·ɪs/
a place in a building where a business is carried on by people working at desks (= special tables) used for writing and for holding telephones and computers: an office building I didn’t leave the office until nearly 8 o’clock. An office is also the place of business where a doctor, lawyer, or other professional sees people: The doctor’s office was filled with people.
(Definition of office noun (WORK PLACE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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