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|Noun||1.||skilled workman - a worker who has acquired special skills|
worker - a person who works at a specific occupation; "he is a good worker"
oceanaut, aquanaut - a skilled worker who can live in underwater installations and participate in scientific research
armorer, armourer - a worker skilled in making armor or arms; "a sword made by a famous English armorer"
balloonist - someone who flies a balloon
cook - someone who cooks food
cutter - someone whose work is cutting (as e.g. cutting cloth for garments)
dental hygienist - someone trained to provide preventive dental service (cleaning teeth or taking x-rays)
dyer - someone whose job is to dye cloth
editor, editor in chief - a person responsible for the editorial aspects of publication; the person who determines the final content of a text (especially of a newspaper or magazine)
engraver - a skilled worker who can inscribe designs or writing onto a surface by carving or etching
aesthetician, esthetician - a worker skilled in giving beauty treatments (manicures and facials etc.)
founder - a worker who makes metal castings
framer - someone who makes frames (as for pictures)
fumigator - someone whose job is to fumigate
gilder - someone whose occupation is to apply an overlay of gold or gilt
grip - worker who moves the camera around while a film or television show is being made
indexer - someone who provides an index
laminator - a person who makes laminates (especially plastic laminates)
lobsterman - a person whose occupation is catching lobsters
funeral director, funeral undertaker, mortician, undertaker - one whose business is the management of funerals
mounter - a skilled worker who mounts pictures or jewels etc.
oilman - a worker who produces or sells petroleum
painter - a worker who is employed to cover objects with paint
perfecter - a skilled worker who perfects something; "although not the inventor he must be recognized as the perfecter of this technique"
phlebotomist - someone who practices phlebotomy
plaiter - someone who plaits (hair or fabric etc.)
plasterer - a worker skilled in applying plaster
plater - a skilled worker who coats articles with a film of metal (usually silver or gold)
projectionist - the person who operates the projector in a movie house
refiner - one whose work is to refine a specific thing; "he was a sugar refiner"
preserver, refinisher, renovator, restorer - a skilled worker who is employed to restore or refinish buildings or antique furniture
router - a worker who routes shipments for distribution and delivery