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Areas and objects found in a factory

assembly line

noun

a system for making products in a factory in which each worker or machine is responsible for adding or checking a particular part

assembly line

noun

a moving belt in a factory that moves the product being made from one stage to the next

canteen

noun

a room in a factory, school, or hospital where cheap meals are served

capital goods

noun

goods that are used in the production of other goods, rather than goods that are sold to customers

cast

noun

a mould used to form a particular shape

conveyor

noun

a conveyor belt

conveyor belt

noun

a machine with a flat wide belt used for moving objects from one place to another, especially in a factory

the factory floor

noun

the area in a factory where goods are produced

hooter

noun

a piece of equipment in a factory that makes a long deep sound to tell people that work is starting or ending

locker room

noun

a room with lockers in a large building such as a factory or sports hall

production line

noun

a process in a factory in which goods are made in stages by a series of people or machines arranged in a line

quality control

noun

the regular tests that are done in a factory to make sure that its products are good enough to sell

quality control

noun

the department of a factory responsible for checking the quality of its products

shop floor

noun

the area in a factory where products are made

shutdown

noun

an occasion when a machine or factory stops working temporarily

sandwich generation

a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents

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