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workmanship


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Workmanship  \Work"man*ship\,  n. 
  1.  The  art  or  skill  of  a  workman;  the  execution  or  manner  of 
  making  anything 
 
  Due  reward  For  her  praiseworthy  workmanship  to 
  yield.  --Spenser. 
 
  Beauty  is  nature's  brag,  and  must  be  shown  .  .  . 
  Where  most  may  wonder  at  the  workmanship.  --Milton. 
 
  2.  That  which  is  effected,  made  or  produced;  manufacture, 
  something  made  by  manual  labor. 
 
  Not  any  skilled  in  workmanship  embossed.  --Spenser. 
 
  By  how  much  Adam  exceeded  all  men  in  perfection,  by 
  being  the  immediate  workmanship  of  God.  --Sir  W. 
  Raleigh. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  workmanship 
  n  :  skill  in  an  occupation  or  trade  [syn:  {craft},  {craftsmanship}] 




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