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gunsmith

[guhn-smith] /ˈgʌnˌsmɪθ/
noun
1.
a person who makes or repairs firearms.
Origin of gunsmith
1580-1590
First recorded in 1580-90; gun1 + smith
Related forms
gunsmithing, noun
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gunsmith

/ˈɡʌnˌsmɪθ/
noun
1.
a person who manufactures or repairs firearms, esp portable guns
Derived Forms
gunsmithing, noun
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Word Origin and History for gunsmith
n.

1580s, from gun (n.) + smith.

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