Meaning of PLUMBER in English


/ ˈplʌmə(r); NAmE / noun

a person whose job is to fit and repair things such as water pipes, toilets, etc.



late Middle English (originally denoting a person dealing in and working with lead): from Old French plommier , from Latin plumbarius , from plumbum lead.

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