Origin of handmade
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Examples from the Web for hand-made
It is, of course, hand-made pottery, and burnt nearly black.The Coinages of the Channel Islands
The monkey bicyclist is hand-made; his body is composed of wool and wire.Chatterbox, 1905.
Even those cork-screwed, hand-made guns was a miracle to them.
It is all hand-made: so the potter's wheel had not yet been introduced.The Prehistoric World
E. A. Allen
A Hand-made Single Paddle, such as can be bought for a dollar and a half.The Boy Craftsman
A. Neely Hall
- made by hand, not by machine, esp with care or craftsmanship
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Word Origin and History for hand-made
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