fitter

[ fit-er ]
/ ˈfɪt ər /

noun

a person or thing that fits.
a person who fits garments.
a worker who fits together or adjusts the parts of machinery.
a person who supplies and fixes fittings or fixtures.
a person who furnishes or equips with whatever is necessary for some purpose.

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Origin of fitter

First recorded in 1650–60; fit1 + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for fitter

fitter
/ (ˈfɪtə) /

noun

a person who fits a garment, esp when it is made for a particular person
a person who is skilled in the assembly and adjustment of machinery, esp of a specified sortan electrical fitter
a person who supplies something for an expedition, activity, etc
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