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tinsmith

[tin-smith] /ˈtɪnˌsmɪθ/
noun
1.
a person who makes or repairs tinware or items of other light metals.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15; tin + smith
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  • Apprentice with a village tinsmith to share the art and mystery of his trade.
  • Much ot his work as tinsmith was done for the theaters, and he was well known to stage people.
  • As a matter of fact the painter should follow the tinsmith.
British Dictionary definitions for tinsmith

tinsmith

/ˈtɪnˌsmɪθ/
noun
1.
a person who works with tin or tin plate
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