boiler-maker

boilermaker

[boi-ler-mey-ker]
noun
1.
a person employed to make and repair boilers or other heavy metal items.
2.
whiskey with beer as a chaser.

Origin:
1860–65; boiler + maker

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boilermaker (ˈbɔɪləˌmeɪkə)
 
n
1.  a person who works with metal in heavy industry; plater or welder
2.  slang (Brit) a beer drink consisting of half of draught mild and half of bottled brown ale
3.  slang (US) a drink of whisky followed by a beer chaser

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