The workers in a company or industry, rather than the management: the unions had almost no influence on the factory floor
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- Glass walls separate the office area from the factory floor, eliminating any real or perceived barriers between departments.
- Overall, more people will be in the office and fewer on the factory floor, meaning more knowledge work and less muscle work.
- A worker on the factory floor loudly protests that he is there to build motor boats.
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Syllabification: fac·to·ry floor
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