a person whose occupation it is to make and repair watches.

1620–30; watch + maker

watchmaking, noun Unabridged
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watchmaker (ˈwɒtʃˌmeɪkə)
a person who makes or mends watches

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Example sentences
They are bolted together with watchmaker accuracy, which explains their reputation for keeping out of mischief.
It has the strength to handle a sledge hammer or the delicacy of touch of the eye surgeon or watchmaker.
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