crane operator

Definition of crane operator

  1. :  a person who operates a crane (a big machine with a long arm that is used by builders for lifting and moving heavy things)

Word by Word Definitions

craneplay
  1. :  any of a family (Gruidae of the order Gruiformes) of tall wading birds superficially resembling the herons but structurally more nearly related to the rails

    :  any of several herons

    :  an often horizontal projection swinging about a vertical axis: such as

  1. :  to raise or lift by or as if by a crane

    :  to stretch (as the neck) toward an object of attention

    :  to stretch one's neck toward an object of attention

operatorplay
  1. :  one that operates: such as

    :  one that operates a machine or device

    :  one that operates a business


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