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turner in Occupations topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishturnerturn‧er /ˈtɜːnə $ ˈtɜːrnər/ noun [countable] especially British English  BOTICsomeone who uses a lathe (=special tool) to make shapes out of wood or metal
Examples from the Corpus
turnerSponsored by Turn-a-Round of Norwich, we are inviting turners to submit turned toys.Joseph Lewis, an ivory turner, suffered excruciating poverty.a pancake turnerAll through that summer of 1869 his journal refers to turners and turning.