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blacksmith

noun black·smith \ˈblak-ˌsmith\

: a person who makes or repairs things made of iron (such as horseshoes)

Full Definition of BLACKSMITH

:  a smith who forges iron
black·smith·ing \-ˌsmi-thiŋ\ noun

Origin of BLACKSMITH

from a distinction between black metal (iron) and white metal (tin)
First Known Use: 15th century

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