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Meaning of “electrician” in the English Dictionary

"electrician" in British English

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electriciannoun [C]

uk   us   /ˌɪl.ekˈtrɪʃ.ən/
B2 a ​person who puts in, ​checks, and ​repairselectricalwires and ​electricalequipment

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(Definition of electrician from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"electrician" in American English

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electriciannoun [C]

 us   /ɪˌlekˈtrɪʃ·ən/
a ​person who puts in and ​maintainswires which ​carryelectricity into a ​building
(Definition of electrician from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"electrician" in Business English

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electriciannoun [C]

uk   us   /ɪˌlekˈtrɪʃən/
a ​person who puts in and ​checkselectricalwires etc.: a ​certified/​licensed/​qualified electrician For the past ​year, he has worked as an electrician at a ​plant in Manchester.
(Definition of electrician from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “electrician”
in Arabic كَهْرَبائي (مُتَخَصِّص في تَصْليح الأَجْهِزة الكَهْرَبائيّة)…
in Korean 전기 기사…
in Portuguese eletricista…
in Catalan electricista…
in Japanese 電気工, 電気技師…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电工, 电气技师…
in Turkish elektrikçi…
in Russian электрик…
in Chinese (Traditional) 電工, 電氣技師…
in Italian elettricista…
in Polish elektryk…
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