hand-craft
handcraft hand"craft`, hand-craft hand"-craft`v. t. to make (something) by hand. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • hand|craft — «HAND KRAFT, KRAHFT», noun, verb. –n. = handicraft. (Cf. ↑handicraft) –v.t. to make or work by hand: »Master cabinet makers are faithfully handcrafting Early American furniture in the old traditional manner (Saturday Review). –hand´craft´er, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • hand´craft´er — hand|craft «HAND KRAFT, KRAHFT», noun, verb. –n. = handicraft. (Cf. ↑handicraft) –v.t. to make or work by hand: »Master cabinet makers are faithfully handcrafting Early American furniture in the old traditional manner (Saturday Review).… …   Useful english dictionary

  • craft — aero·craft; an·ti·air·craft·er; craft·i·ly; craft·i·ness; craft·less; craft; hand·craft·man; hand·i·craft; hand·i·craft·er; trade·craft; an·ti·air·craft; air·craft·man; air·craft·wom·an; …   English syllables

  • hand — back·hand·ed; fore·hand·ed·ly; fore·hand·ed·ness; hand; hand·book·ing; hand·breadth; hand·breed; hand·craft·man; hand·ed; hand·er; hand·ful; hand·hol·er; hand·i·cap·per; hand·i·craft; hand·i·craft·er; hand·i·crafts·man; hand·i·cuff; hand·i·grips; …   English syllables

  • Hand-knitting — is a special case of knitting, in which the knitted fabric is produced by hand.Flat and circular knittingWeft knit fabrics can be divided into two types: those that have selvages (side edges) and those that are tubes, where the side edges have… …   Wikipedia

  • Craft access system — The Craft Access System was a system developed by an AT T subsidiary Bellsouth Telecommunications Advanced Systems Division in 1984 that allowed telephone installers and repair personel to access their work order system (e.g., LMOS) by means of… …   Wikipedia

  • craft — ► NOUN 1) an activity involving skill in making things by hand. 2) skill in carrying out one s work. 3) (crafts) things made by hand. 4) cunning. 5) (pl. same) a boat, ship, or aircraft. ► VERB ▪ …   English terms dictionary

  • hand|i|craft|er — «HAN dee KRAF tuhr, KRAHF », noun. = handicraftsman. (Cf. ↑handicraftsman) …   Useful english dictionary

  • hand|i|craft — «HAN dee KRAFT, KRAHFT», noun. 1. skill with the hands. 2. a trade or art requiring skill with the hands: »Weaving baskets from rushes is a handicraft. 3. a thing made with the hands. 4. Obsolete. a handicraftsman. Also, handcraft. ╂[alteration… …   Useful english dictionary

  • craft — I UK [krɑːft] / US [kræft] noun Word forms craft : singular craft plural crafts ** 1) a) [countable] a traditional skill of making things by hand, for example furniture or jewellery the promotion of traditional Egyptian arts and crafts skilled… …   English dictionary

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