Definition of Artificer

1. Noun. Someone who is the first to think of or make something.

Exact synonyms: Discoverer, Inventor
Generic synonyms: Creator
Specialized synonyms: Patentee
Specialized synonyms: Alexander Bell, Alexander Graham Bell, Bell, Bessemer, Sir Henry Bessemer, Browning, John M. Browning, John Moses Browning, Burroughs, William Seward Burroughs, Bushnell, David Bushnell, Father Of The Submarine, Cartwright, Edmund Cartwright, Daguerre, Louis Jacques Mande Daguerre, De Forest, Father Of Radio, Lee De Forest, Eastman, George Eastman, Edison, Thomas Alva Edison, Thomas Edison, Fulton, Robert Fulton, Gatling, Richard Jordan Gatling, Gillette, King Camp Gilette, Goldmark, Peter Carl Goldmark, Peter Goldmark, Charles Goodyear, Goodyear, Hargreaves, James Hargreaves, Hero, Hero Of Alexandria, Heron, Herman Hollerith, Hollerith, Elias Howe, Howe, Jacquard, Joseph M. Jacquard, Joseph Marie Jacquard, Din Land, Edwin Herbert Land, Land, Langley, Samuel Pierpoint Langley, Mauser, P. P. Von Mauser, Peter Paul Mauser, Von Mauser, Maxim, Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim, Cyrus Hall Mccormick, Cyrus Mccormick, Mccormick, Mergenthaler, Ottmar Mergenthaler, Morse, Samuel F. B. Morse, Samuel Finley Breese Morse, Samuel Morse, Eadweard Muybridge, Edward James Muggeridge, Muybridge, Elisha Graves Otis, Otis, Isaac M. Singer, Isaac Merrit Singer, Singer, Elmer Ambrose Sperry, Sperry, Francis Edgar Stanley, Stanley, Charles Proteus Steinmetz, Steinmetz, Fox Talbot, Talbot, William Henry Fox Talbot, Nikola Tesla, Tesla, James Watt, Watt, George Westinghouse, Westinghouse, Sir Charles Wheatstone, Wheatstone, Eli Whitney, Whitney, Orville Wright, Wright, Wilbur Wright, Wright, Count Ferdinand Von Zeppelin, Zeppelin
Derivative terms: Discover, Invent

2. Noun. A skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft.

3. Noun. An enlisted man responsible for the upkeep of small arms and machine guns etc..
Exact synonyms: Armorer, Armourer
Generic synonyms: Enlisted Man

Definition of Artificer

1. n. An artistic worker; a mechanic or manufacturer; one whose occupation requires skill or knowledge of a particular kind, as a silversmith.

Definition of Artificer

1. Noun. Someone who is skilled in their trade; an artisan. ¹

2. Noun. An inventor. ¹

3. Noun. A member of the military who specializes in manufacturing and repairing weapon systems. ¹

4. Noun. A trickster. ¹

5. Noun. A savant. ¹

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Definition of Artificer

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Artificer

articulatory system
artificer (current term)
artificial Carlsbad salt
artificial Kissingen salt
artificial Vichy salt
artificial active immunity
artificial additive
artificial anatomy
artificial ankylosis
artificial anus
artificial anuses
artificial art

Literary usage of Artificer

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Digest of the Law of Scotland: With Special Reference to the Office and by Hugh Barclay, Scotland (1855)
"That the entire amount of the wages earned by or payable to any artificer in any of the trades hereinafter enumerated, in respect of any labour by him done ..."

2. The Justice of the Peace and Parish Officer by Richard Burn, Joseph Chitty, Thomas Chitty (1837)
"The entire amount of the wages earned by or payable to any i & 2 wii 4 с 37 artificer in any of the trades hereinafter enumerated, in respect of any labour ..."

3. A Treatise on the Law of Master and Servant: Including Therein Masters and by Charles Manley Smith (1860)
"And be it further enacted, that no employer of any artificer in • hall have anv of t),e ... to artificer for such artificer, for ur in respect of any goods, ..."

4. The law of mines, quarries and minerals by Robert Forster MacSwinney (1884)
"Decisions as to 'artificer.' (ft) Truck Act.1 The Truck Act applies to persons ... And if the 'artificer,' or his wife or children become chargeable to the ..."

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