Definition of casemaker

1 : one that makes cases specifically : a worker or machine that makes cases for books
2 : one that assembles and pastes pieces of leather for later sewing to make articles such as pocketbooks

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First Known Use of casemaker

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Casemaker.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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