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shipbuilder

[ship-bil-der] /ˈʃɪpˌbɪl dər/
noun
1.
a person whose occupation is the designing or constructing of ships.
2.
a commercial firm for building ships.
Origin
1690-1700
1690-1700; ship + builder
Related forms
shipbuilding, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for ship building

shipbuilder

/ˈʃɪpˌbɪldə/
noun
1.
a person or business engaged in the building of ships
Derived Forms
shipbuilding, noun
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Encyclopedia Article for ship building

complex of activities concerned with the design and fabrication of all marine vehicles.

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