Definition of shipwright in English:

shipwright

Syllabification: ship·wright
Pronunciation: /ˈSHipˌrīt
 
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noun

  • A shipbuilder.
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    • There was slave labor available, but shipwrights, machinists, sailmakers, and all the skilled trades required in shipbuilding were in critically short supply.
    • Now, unlike the master shipbuilders of the Mediterranean civilizations, the Viking shipwrights didn't think in terms of cargo tonnage, military logistics, or naval tactics.
    • They include fitters, shipwrights and electricians.

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