Definition of work sheet
1a : a sheet that is used in making preliminary plans, auxiliary computations, notes, or comments as a guide in doing some piece of work b : a specially prepared sheet, pamphlet, or booklet containing data of assistance in planning and accomplishing some piece of work c : a working paper used by an accountant to assemble figures for financial statements of a business; specifically : a sheet with a sufficient number of columns to provide for entering the trial balance, adjusting entries, profit and loss, and balance sheet items
2a : a sheet of paper on which are printed exercises and problems to be solved by a student b : a leaf or page in a workbook
3 : job ticket 1
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