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1. One, such as a person or firm, whose business is the construction of dwellings.
2. One who builds one's own home.

home′build′ing n.
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Noun1.homebuilder - someone who builds houses as a businesshomebuilder - someone who builds houses as a business
constructor, builder - someone who contracts for and supervises construction (as of a building)
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