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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A workman who works on a structure (as a steel building or bridge) by assembling fabricated parts.

Usage examples (38)
  • An erector is a building contracting firm that specializes in erecting steel framed buildings; usually high rise buildings.
  • At about four feet tall, weighing up to 120 pounds, the robots are best described as erector sets meet computers.
  • Check out the erector tube lash-up that Sightron uses.
  • Then assemble it like an erector set in Mobil, Alabama. for more
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