semiworks

plural noun, often attributive
semi·works | \ ˈse-mē-ˌwərks , ˈse-ˌmī- , -mi- \

Definition of semiworks 

: a manufacturing plant operating on a limited commercial scale to provide final tests of a new product or process

First Known Use of semiworks

1926, in the meaning defined above

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