[ tool-mey-ker ]
/ ˈtulˌmeɪ kər /


a machinist skilled in the building and reconditioning of tools, jigs, and related devices used in a machine shop.

Origin of toolmaker

First recorded in 1835–45; tool + maker

Related forms

tool·mak·ing, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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