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"joiner" in British English

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joinernoun [C]

uk   /ˈdʒɔɪ.nər/  us   /-nɚ/
  • joiner noun [C] (WOOD WORKER)

a ​skilledworker who makes the ​woodenstructures inside ​buildings, such as ​doors and ​windowframes
(Definition of joiner from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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joinernoun [C]

uk   /ˈdʒɔɪnər/  us   /-nɚ/
someone who ​starts to ​takespart in a ​financialarrangement such as a pensionplan: Recent joiners are in a worse ​position than existing ​members.
a ​skilledworker who makes the wooden ​structures inside ​buildings, such as doors and ​window frames
(Definition of joiner from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “joiner”
in Spanish carpintero…
in Vietnamese thợ làm đồ gỗ…
in Malaysian tukang kayu halus…
in Thai ช่างไม้…
in French menuisier/-ière…
in German der Tischler…
in Chinese (Simplified) 细木工人, 社团活跃分子…
in Indonesian tukang kayu…
in Chinese (Traditional) 木匠,木工, 熱衷團體活動的人…
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