layout man

noun

Definition of layout man

1 :one who plans the layout of material to be printed or reproduced
2 :a worker who marks out patterns on metal, stone, glass, textiles, or other material in preparation for such subsequent operations as cutting, bending, punching: such as
a :one who outlines on stock lumber the shape of furniture or other parts
b :one who marks guide lines on metal parts to indicate material to be removed in machining
c :one who uses a guiding design to prepare settings for stones on models of jewelry
d :one who indicates by chalk lines the way in which steel plates are to be cut for use in ship or locomotive building called also duplicator

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