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artisan

ar·ti·san

artisan

 
pronunciation:
ar tih zn
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part of speech: noun
definition: a person skilled in making things, esp. with the hands; craftsperson.
The shop features pottery and ceramics made by local artisans.
 
synonyms:
artificer, craftsperson
similar words:
craftsman, craftswoman, journeyman, master
derivation: artisanship (n.)
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