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joiner

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈdʒɔɪnər/ US   /-nɚ/
someone who starts to takes part in a financial arrangement such as a pension plan: Recent joiners are in a worse position than existing members.
a skilled worker who makes the wooden structures inside buildings, such as doors and window frames
Translations of “joiner”
in Spanish carpintero…
in French menuisier/-ière…
in German der Tischler…
in Chinese (Traditional) 木匠,木工, 熱衷團體活動的人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 细木工人, 社团活跃分子…
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