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craftsperson

[krafts-pur-suh n, krahfts-] /ˈkræftsˌpɜr sən, ˈkrɑfts-/
noun
1.
a person who practices or is highly skilled in a craft; artisan.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75; crafts(man) + -person
Usage note
See -person.

craftspeople

[krafts-pee-puh l, krahfts-] /ˈkræftsˌpi pəl, ˈkrɑfts-/
plural noun
1.
craftsmen and craftswomen collectively.
Origin
crafts(men) + people
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Examples for craftsperson
  • The ascendance of the mining engineer over the skilled craftsperson was a gradual process.
  • Ever humble, he did not consider himself a fine artist, but rather referred to himself as a craftsperson.
  • Have each student draw the item as if it were a plan for a craftsperson to make the article.

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