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plumber

noun plumb·er \ˈplə-mər\

: a person whose job is to install or repair sinks, toilets, water pipes, etc.

Full Definition of PLUMBER

1
:  a dealer or worker in lead
2
:  one who installs, repairs, and maintains piping, fittings, and fixtures involved in the distribution and use of water in a building
3
:  a person whose job is to prevent or put an end to leaks of sensitive information

Origin of PLUMBER

Middle English, from Anglo-French plummer, plomner, from Latin plumbarius, from plumbum
First Known Use: 15th century

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