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coppersmith

[kop-er-smith] /ˈkɒp ərˌsmɪθ/
noun
1.
a person who makes utensils, jewelry, etc., out of copper.
2.
a crimson-breasted barbet, Megalaima haemacephala, of India, southeast Asia, and adjacent islands, characterized by the ringing, metallic sound of its note.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle Englishcopresmythe. See copper1, smith
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British Dictionary definitions for coppersmith

coppersmith

/ˈkɒpəˌsmɪθ/
noun
1.
a person who works copper or copper alloys
2.
an Asian barbet (a bird), Megalaima haemacephala, the call of which has a ringing metallic note
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