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Meaning of MACHINIST

Pronunciation:  mu'sheenist

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a craftsman skilled in operating machine tools
 

MACHINIST is a 9 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: mechanic, shop mechanic
 
 See Also: artificer, artisan, craftsman, journeyman

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ma*chin"ist\, n. [Cf. F. machiniste.]
1. A constrictor of machines and engines; one versed in the
   principles of machines.

2. One skilled in the use of machine tools.

3. A person employed to shift scenery in a theater.

 

 

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