workstation meaning

[ 'wɜ:ksteiʃ(ə)n ] Pronunciation:   "workstation" in a sentence
  • Noun: workstation  'wurk`steyshun
    1. A desktop digital computer that is conventionally considered to be more powerful than a microcomputer

    Derived forms: workstations

    Type of: digital computer

    Encyclopedia: Workstation

  • [Business]
    AmE / noun [C]


    the area where one person works, especially a desk with a computer

    2 (IT )

    a computer that is more powerful than a personal computer and is used for very technical work or design

    3 (IT )

    a computer and a screen that are connected to a central computer system and use data from there

    4 (Production )

    an area in a factory where a particular process or task is done:

    Parts arrive at the next workstation 'just in time'.

  • [Computer]
    <computer> A general-purpose computer designed to be used by one person at a time and which offers higher performance than normally found in a personal computer, especially with respect to graphics, processing power and the ability to carry out several tasks at the same time.


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  1. forty-eight workstations are connected to a hub
  2. is set to null, the workstation build is loaded
  3. most software can setup on diskless workstation
  4. to tackle the problem, lets start at the workstation
  5. does every workstation have its own printer

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