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locksmith

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noun lock·smith \ˈläk-ˌsmith\

Simple Definition of locksmith

  • : a person whose job is to make and repair locks

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of locksmith

  1. :  a person who makes or repairs locks

13th Century

First Known Use of locksmith

13th century


LOCKSMITH Defined for Kids

locksmith

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noun lock·smith \ˈläk-ˌsmith\

Definition of locksmith for Students

  1. :  a worker who makes or repairs locks




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