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mill·wright

 (mĭl′rīt′)
n.
One that designs, builds, or repairs mills or mill machinery.
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millwright

(ˈmɪlˌraɪt)
n
a person who designs, builds, or repairs grain mills or mill machinery
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mill•wright

(ˈmɪlˌraɪt)

n.
1. a person who erects the machinery of a mill.
2. a person who designs and erects mills and mill machinery.
3. a person who maintains and repairs machinery in a mill.
[1350–1400]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.millwright - a workman who designs or erects mills and milling machinerymillwright - a workman who designs or erects mills and milling machinery
wright - someone who makes or repairs something (usually used in combination)
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