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ironworker

[ ahy-ern-wur-ker ]
/ ˈaɪ ərnˌwɜr kər /
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noun
a worker in iron.
a person employed in an ironworks.
a person who works with structural steel.
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Origin of ironworker

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at iron, worker

OTHER WORDS FROM ironworker

i·ron·work·ing, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for ironworker

ironworker
/ (ˈaɪənˌwɜːkə) /

noun
a person who works in an ironworks
a person who makes articles of iron
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