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steeplejack

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noun stee·ple·jack \-ˌjak\

Simple Definition of steeplejack

  • : a person who repairs chimneys, towers, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of steeplejack

  1. :  a person whose work is building smokestacks, towers, or steeples or climbing up the outside of them to paint and make repairs

1852

First Known Use of steeplejack

1852


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