ironmaster

[ ahy-ern-mas-ter, -mah-ster ]
/ ˈaɪ ərnˌmæs tər, -ˌmɑ stər /

noun Chiefly British.

the master of a foundry or ironworks; a manufacturer of iron.

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Origin of ironmaster

First recorded in 1665–75; iron + master
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British Dictionary definitions for ironmaster

ironmaster
/ (ˈaɪənˌmɑːstə) /

noun

British a manufacturer of iron, esp (formerly) the owner of an ironworks
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