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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
References in classic literature ?
Yet these people were clothed in pleasant fabrics that must at times need renewal, and their sandals, though undecorated, were fairly complex specimens of metalwork.
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SPEARS, knives and brooches have been found at a Leicestershire landmark - one of the biggest collections of Iron Age metalwork ever discovered in the county.
This is, as the name suggests, when metalwork is applied to the fractured bone and the metalwork is below the skin.
A rare exhibition of classical Iranian metalwork art is opening at the Freer and Sackler Galleries in Washington, DC, tomorrow.
A visit to the James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough last Monday confirmed the 29-year-old jump jockey (pictured) has made a full recovery, but he has accepted his consultant's advice that it would be wiser to have the metalwork removed before resuming his career.
Remember to protect the slats when painting the metalwork so they don't get splattered.
This paper develops the idea in a study of the relationship between deposits of Bronze Age metalwork and different kinds of water.