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factory floor

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfactory floorˌfactory ˈfloor noun   the factory floor
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factory floorRumors swept up from the factory floor and lofted back down again from the cubicles of middle management.He moved off the factory floor and into management with the same manufacturing firm.Down on the factory floor, automatic control had the expected virtue of moderating high-powered energy sources as mentioned earlier.But socialism was doomed unless power remained on the factory floor and flowed upwards, rather than downwards.Components were stacked in piles all over the factory floor like the contents of an attic.They went through a series of corridors until they reached the factory floor.Such an agreement, however, has clearer links with the factory floor than the consulting room.
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