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wheelwright

[hweel-rahyt, weel-] /ˈʰwilˌraɪt, ˈwil-/
noun
1.
a person whose trade it is to make or repair wheels, wheeled carriages, etc.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English; see wheel, wright

Wheelwright

[hweel-rahyt, weel-] /ˈʰwilˌraɪt, ˈwil-/
noun
1.
John, 1592?–1679, English clergyman in America.
2.
John Brooks, 1897–1940, U.S. poet.
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  • Cooper's remarkable life transcended his humble origins as a nearly illiterate wheelwright and his flamboyantly flawed ethics.
  • Exhibits include recreations of a wheelwright's workshop, a village hall and a country chapel.
British Dictionary definitions for wheelwright

wheelwright

/ˈwiːlˌraɪt/
noun
1.
a person who makes or mends wheels as a trade
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