stonecutter

[stohn-kuht-er]

Origin of stonecutter

First recorded in 1530–40; stone + cutter
Related formsstone·cut·ting, noun
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stonecutter

noun
  1. a person who is skilled in cutting and carving stone
  2. a machine used to dress stone
Derived Formsstonecutting, noun
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