Definition of shop floor in English:

shop floor

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The part of a workshop or factory where production as distinct from administrative work is carried out: working conditions on the shop floor
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  • Is the shop floor worker to dictate to his manager what should be produced?
  • In particular, the production process on the shop floor of clothing firms is often intensive.
  • Some of the mostly male workers on the shop floor looked at their feet and avoided eye contact, she recalls.

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