electrician

[ ih-lek-trish-uh n, ee-lek- ]
/ ɪ lɛkˈtrɪʃ ən, ˌi lɛk- /

noun

a person who installs, operates, maintains, or repairs electric devices or electrical wiring.

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Origin of electrician

An Americanism dating back to 1745–55; electric + -ian
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British Dictionary definitions for electrician

electrician
/ (ɪlɛkˈtrɪʃən, ˌiːlɛk-) /

noun

a person whose occupation is the installation, maintenance, and repair of electrical devices
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