a person whose occupation is making and repairing articles of silver.

before 1000; Middle English; Old English seolforsmith. See silver, smith

silversmithing, noun Unabridged
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silversmith (ˈsɪlvəˌsmɪθ)
a craftsman who makes or repairs articles of silver

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Example sentences
His response: to take apart his clarinet and have several keys recast by a silversmith and put closer together.
When the silversmith is ready to begin a project, he creates the form of the piece in a process called raising.
There is a condensed-matter physicist, a producer of a public radio show, a cellist-even a silversmith.
Visit a silversmith and a watchmaker, and stop by an original printing press.
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