watchmaker

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noun watch·mak·er \ˈwäch-ˌmā-kər, ˈwȯch-\

Definition of watchmaker

  1. :  one that makes or repairs watches or clocks

watchmaking

play \ˈwäch-ˌmā-kiŋ, ˈwȯch-\ noun

1630

First Known Use of watchmaker

1630


WATCHMAKER Defined for English Language Learners

watchmaker

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noun watch·mak·er \ˈwäch-ˌmā-kər, ˈwȯch-\

Definition of watchmaker for English Language Learners

  • : a person or company that makes or repairs watches or clocks



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