gunsmith
noun Date: 1588 one who designs, makes, or repairs small firearms • gunsmithing noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Gunsmith — Gun smith, n. One whose occupation is to make or repair small firearms; an armorer …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gunsmith — 1580s, from GUN (Cf. gun) + SMITH (Cf. smith) …   Etymology dictionary

  • gunsmith — ► NOUN ▪ a person who makes and sells small firearms …   English terms dictionary

  • gunsmith — [gun′smith΄] n. a person who designs, makes, or repairs small guns …   English World dictionary

  • Gunsmith — A gunsmith is a person who repairs, modifies, designs, or builds firearms to factory or customer specifications, using hand tools and machine shop tools (such as lathes, milling machines, and grinders).Gunsmiths may be employed in: *factories by… …   Wikipedia

  • gunsmith — UK [ˈɡʌnˌsmɪθ] / US noun [countable] Word forms gunsmith : singular gunsmith plural gunsmiths 1) someone whose job is to make and repair guns 2) someone whose job is to sell guns in a shop …   English dictionary

  • gunsmith — [[t]gʌ̱nsmɪθ[/t]] gunsmiths N COUNT A gunsmith is someone who makes and repairs guns …   English dictionary

  • gunsmith — /ˈgʌnsmɪθ/ (say gunsmith) noun someone who makes or repairs firearms …   Australian English dictionary

  • gunsmith — patrankininkas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Amatininkas – patrankų gamintojas, taisytojas ir aptarnautojas. XV–XVII a. Lenkijoje ir LDK buvo valdovo (karaliaus ar didžiojo kunigaikščio) ar feodalų privatūs patrankininkai. Valdovo Δ teisės… …   Artilerijos terminų žodynas

  • gunsmith — gunsmithing, n. /gun smith /, n. a person who makes or repairs firearms. [1580 90; GUN1 + SMITH] * * * …   Universalium

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