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met·al·work

 (mĕt′l-wûrk′)
n.
Articles, especially decorative objects, made of metal.

metalwork

(ˈmɛtəlˌwɜːk)
n
1. (Metallurgy) the craft of working in metal
2. (Metallurgy) work in metal or articles made from metal
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.metalwork - the metal parts of somethingmetalwork - the metal parts of something; "there were bullet holes in the metalwork"
piece of work, work - a product produced or accomplished through the effort or activity or agency of a person or thing; "it is not regarded as one of his more memorable works"; "the symphony was hailed as an ingenious work"; "he was indebted to the pioneering work of John Dewey"; "the work of an active imagination"; "erosion is the work of wind or water over time"
2.metalwork - the activity of making things out of metal in a skillful mannermetalwork - the activity of making things out of metal in a skillful manner
formation, shaping - the act of fabricating something in a particular shape
Translations

metalwork

[ˈmetlwɜːk] N (= craft) → metalistería f

metalwork

[ˈmɛtəlwɜːrk] n (= craft) → ferronnerie f

metalwork

[ˈmɛtlˌwɜːk] n (craft) → lavorazione f del metallo
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MBM Metalwork Construction, which has its headquarters near Stuttgart and has a UK base in Shropshire, has taken part of the fourth floor of 75-77 Colmore Row building on a fiveyear lease.
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