work sheet

noun

Definition of work sheet

  1. 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

  2. 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. 3 :  job ticket 1

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First Known Use of work sheet

1892


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