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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A plumber's workshop or place of business.
  • noun A plumber's work; plumbing.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Works in lead collectively; manufactures of lead.
  • noun A place where plumbing is carried on.
  • noun The business of a plumber.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete The business of a plumber.
  • noun A place where plumbing is carried on; lead works.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun obsolete, uncountable The business of a plumber; plumbing
  • noun countable A place where plumbing is carried out

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the occupation of a plumber (installing and repairing pipes and fixtures for water or gas or sewage in a building)

Etymologies

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French plomberie

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