pipe fitter


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pipe fitter

n.
One that installs and repairs piping systems.

pipe′ fit`ter


n.
a person who installs and repairs pipe systems.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pipe fitter - a craftsman who installs and repairs pipes and fixtures and appliancespipe fitter - a craftsman who installs and repairs pipes and fixtures and appliances
artisan, journeyman, artificer, craftsman - a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft
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On leaving the forces, Brian, now 81, became a pipe fitter, often working away from home for years at a time, while Ann, now 80, brought up their five children, Tony, 59, John, 58, Lesley, 56, Christine, 54 and David, 51.
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Sally, 60, lost her pipe fitter husband in the Cormorant Alpha helicopter crash in the North Sea in 1992.
The Dundee United midfielder has rejoined the Jags on loan and is happy to be back at the club that helped him down tools as a pipe fitter.
Mr Owen, who lives in Litherland, began work as an apprentice pipe fitter for Cammell Laird Shipbuilders in 1953.
He completed the tournament with a total of 281, seven strokes under par for $30,000 (pounds 12,500) prize money and an untapped fortune ahead of him - a breathtaking prospect for the young man who began life as an apprentice pipe fitter earning pounds 3.
Michael Pike, 64, a former pipe fitter and management consultant, and Jane Robinson, 66, were gunned down within a few hundreds yards of each other on the same stretch of road in the town where they both lived.
He became an apprentice pipe fitter, and later worked in a dairy and took jobs as a boilerman and firefighter.
When Len, originally from Cathays, Cardiff, left the Navy, he worked as a window fitter and then as a pipe fitter, before driving for Cardiff Bus from 1974-1987, while June, from Roath Park, Cardiff, worked at Cardiff Bus as a cook until 1989.
Leigh, a pipe fitter, spent the last few minutes of his life on the net.