Definition of benchwork in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈben(t)SHwərk/


Work carried out at a bench in a laboratory or workshop.
Example sentences
  • The august body, whose members had long abandoned benchwork, was speechless in wonder that he still did experiments with his own hands.
  • It provides machined finishes so that the EDMing and benchwork on dies and molds can be virtually eliminated.
  • First- and second-year medical students participated in case studies, clinical research projects, and laboratory benchwork, but participation significantly increased during the third and fourth years.

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Syllabification: bench·work

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