from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A carpenter, especially a cabinetmaker.
- n. Informal A person given to joining groups, organizations, or causes.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A thing that joins two separate items, e.g. software to connect video or music clips.
- n. A maker of wooden furniture or fittings.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who, or that which, joins.
- n. One whose occupation is to construct articles by joining pieces of wood; a mechanic who does the woodwork (as doors, stairs, etc.) necessary for the finishing of buildings.
- n. A wood-working machine, for sawing, plaining, mortising, tenoning, grooving, etc.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who joins. Specifically
- n. One whose occupation is to construct things by joining pieces of wood by means of glue, framing, or nails; appropriately and usually, a mechanic who does the wood-work for the internal and external finishings of houses, ships, etc.
- n. In wood-working, a power-tool for sawing, planing, cross-cutting, etc.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a person who likes to join groups
- n. a woodworker whose work involves making things by joining pieces of wood
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