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also pattern maker  (păt′ərn-mā′kər)
A person, machine, or software program that makes patterns, as for sewing, carpentry, or industrial machinery.

pat′tern·mak′ing n.
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Noun1.patternmaker - someone who makes patterns (as for sewing or carpentry or metalworking)
maker, shaper - a person who makes things
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Paul graduated from Boys Trade High School in Worcester in 1946 and worked as a patternmaker at Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Engines before launching a long and successful career as an entrepreneur in 1951.
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