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a person skilled in woodwork, esp in buildings, ships, etc.
John Alden. 1876--1951, US composer, who used jazz rhythms in orchestral music: his works include the ballet Skyscrapers (1926) and the orchestral suite Adventures in a Perambulator (1915)
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A craftsperson who is skilled in the transformation of lumber into framing and enclosing a structure.
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