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office

noun
 
 
/ˈɒfɪs/
PLACE [C] A2 a room or building where people work: an office worker I never get to the office before nine. RoomsOffice practices
INFORMATION [C] A2 a room or building where you can get information, tickets, or a particular service: a ticket office the tourist office RoomsOffice practices
JOB [U] an important job in an organization: Some people think he has been in office for too long. She held the office of mayor for eight years. → See also box office, the Oval Office, post office, register office, registry officePosition and status in groups and organizations
(Definition of office from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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