Definition of maistry in English:

maistry

Line breaks: mais|try
Pronunciation: /ˈmeɪstri/

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noun (plural maistries)

  • (In South Asia) a master workman; a foreman: they were all under the control of maistries, who unofficially acted as subcontractors

Origin

from Portuguese mestre 'master'.

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