noun Date: 1857 a person who works in steel and especially in the manufacturing of it

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  • steelworker — /steel werr keuhr/, n. a person employed in the process of manufacturing steel and steel products. [1880 85; STEEL + WORKER] * * * …   Universalium

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  • steelworker — steel|work|er [ˈsti:lˌwə:kə US ˌwə:rkər] n someone who works in a factory where steel is made …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • steelworker — n. person who works in steelworks …   English contemporary dictionary

  • steelworker — See: steelworks …   English dictionary

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  • steelworker — /ˈstilwɜkə/ (say steelwerkuh) noun someone employed in the manufacturing of steel …   Australian English dictionary

  • steelworker — noun a worker engaged in making steel • Syn: ↑steelmaker, ↑steelman • Hypernyms: ↑maker, ↑shaper …   Useful english dictionary

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