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- n. One who makes glasswork.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. one who cuts flat glass to size.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who works in glass; one engaged in any capacity in the manufacture of glass.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. someone who cuts flat glass to size
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Alberich had been here once before, when he had commissioned his window, and then, as now, it had occurred to him how like a glassworker Vkandis Sunlord was.
He was a good glassworker, strong and skilled, but he couldn't travel.
A little fiddling and the addition of the crystals on each set as well as the mirrors-simple polished lenticular lenses that any glassworker could make-had made it possible to have images and the audible voices of the two users.
In one area, the stones, too, were broken away — this was undoubtedly what Ceridwen wanted repaired, for the dwarf was no glassworker.
A foreign glassworker searching for the books of a reputed wizard who made the Hildesheim bronze they are so proud of.
We are ignorant tourists, liable to much error in trying to seek motives in artists who worked seven hundred years ago for a society which thought and felt in forms quite unlike ours, but the medieval pilgrim was more ignorant than we, and much simpler in mind; if the idea of an ornament occurs to us, it certainly occurred to him, and still more to the glassworker whose business was to excite his illusions.
The glassworker here in the interior had the same task to perform.
The border of the southern window does not count as it should; something is wrong with it and a little study shows that the builder, and not the glassworker, was to blame.
The twelfth - century glassworker would sooner have worn a landscape on his back than have costumed his church with it; he would as soon have decorated his floors with painted holes as his walls.
It may sometimes be advisable to supplement this outlining by further stitching to express veining, or give other minute details -- just as the glassworker, when he could not get detail small enough by means of glazing, had recourse to painting to help him out.
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