On the premises

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Definition

the (company) premises: the location or site (of a company), the buildings or headquarters of (a company)
noun

on the premises: within the site, location, buildings etc.
idiom

off the premises: outside of the site, location, headquarters etc.
idiom

Examples

  • "Therefore, it is of maximum importance that we review office policy on language to be used on the premises of the Delavigne Corporation."
  • "Edward : Ok, so apparently, we're hiring a janitor – someone to clean and look after the Delavigne premises."
  • "A comprehensive inspection of your premises was conducted by myself in the presence of Mr. Horatio Oléré (Head of R&D) and Mr. Brian Jones (Laboratory Assistant) on Monday August 31."

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