pinsetter

(redirected from Pin setter)

pin·set·ter

 (pĭn′sĕt′ər)
n.
An employee or a mechanical apparatus that sets up pins in a bowling alley.

pinsetter

(ˈpɪnˌsɛtə) or

pinspotter

n
1. (Bowls & Bowling) a machine in a bowling alley that sets the pins into their correct positions
2. (Bowls & Bowling) a person in a bowling alley who sets the pins into their correct positions

pin•set•ter

(ˈpɪnˌsɛt ər)

n.
a person or mechanical apparatus in a bowling alley that places the pins in position.
[1915–20]
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He later worked as a pin setter for a woollen mill in Huddersfield.