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carpentry


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Carpentry  \Car"pen*try\,  n.  [F.  charpenterie  OF  also 
  carpenterie.  See  {Carpenter}.] 
  1.  The  art  of  cutting,  framing,  and  joining  timber,  as  in  the 
  construction  of  buildings. 
 
  2.  An  assemblage  of  pieces  of  timber  connected  by  being 
  framed  together,  as  the  pieces  of  a  roof,  floor,  etc.; 
  work  done  by  a  carpenter. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  carpentry 
  n  :  the  craft  of  a  carpenter:  making  things  out  of  wood  [syn:  {woodworking}, 
  {woodwork}] 




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