carpentry

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  • Among others, a carpentry business and a metal construction business have opened for business there.
  • In board form it is used for boat building, general carpentry, and other light construction uses.
  • Joseph is making a door, which is laid on his carpentry work-table.
  • While at university she found that she preferred carpentry and set design to acting.
  • He also enjoyed playing baseball in open fields and working with his father on carpentry projects.
  • He based this on some of the carpentry techniques used in the church.
  • Back home, his father helped him join a carpentry school.
  • He completed a four-year training course in shop fitting which included carpentry.
  • During early childhood, he started working in his father's carpentry shop.
  • I done carpentry work some when I was off of a cooking job. Cited from Slave Narratives: Arkansas Narratives, Part 3, by Work Projects Admin.
  • For the growing boy nothing is more appropriate than some carpentry tools of his own. Cited from Your Child: Today and Tomorrow, by S. M. Gruenberg
  • He wanted his son to follow in his footsteps in the carpentry trade.
  • He engaged in carpentry and contracting work until twenty-one years of age.
  • The only craft business in the village was for a long time a major carpentry operation.
  • Log building is the second most common type of carpentry in American history.
  • All the work he did after peace was declared was carpentry and chair and basket making. Cited from Slave Narratives, Arkansas Part 2, by Work Projects Administration
  • Students worked jobs such as carpentry and helped to build the buildings on campus.
  • He returned to Philadelphia and supported his wife by working in carpentry.
  • The first he remembers of his father was that he did carpentry work. Cited from Slave Narratives: Florida, by Work Projects Administration
  • There is no trade which offers such a useful field as carpentry. Cited from Carpentry for Boys, by J. S. Zerbe
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Meaning of carpentry

  • noun The craft of a carpenter: making things out of wood