maker-up

noun
plural makers-up

Definition of maker-up

: one that makes up: such as
a : one who arranges set type in form for printing
b chiefly British : an assembler or packer of manufactured goods
c chiefly British : a garment maker or manufacturer

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make up + -er

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“Maker-up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/maker-up. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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