a mechanic, especially one who is thoroughly skilled, in charge of other mechanics.
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How to use master mechanic in a sentence
I left the master-mechanic at the door of a Greek eat-shop that he patronized and went on up to the Bullard.The Wreckers | Francis Lynde
I raced on the heels of the master mechanic, carrying one of his babies for him, for the locomotives that was just pulling out.The Red One | Jack London
He had everything figured out for the master-mechanic—the shrewd, kindly old man.The Nerve of Foley | Frank H. Spearman
He had the plans all figured out for the master mechanic, the shrewd, kindly old man.Golden Stories | Various
She also landed three citizen employees, a master-mechanic to take charge of construction and two carpenters.Ten years in the ranks, U.S. army | Augustus Meyers