Glass maker Glass" mak`er, or Glassmaker Glass"mak`er, n. One who makes, or manufactures, glass. -- {Glass" mak`ing}, or {Glass"mak`ing}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • glassmaker — [glas′māk΄ər] n. a person who makes glass or glassware glassmaking n. * * * glass·mak·er (glăsʹmā kər) n. One that makes glass.   glassʹmak ing n. * * * …   Universalium

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  • glassmaker — noun Date: 1576 one that makes glass • glassmaking noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Glassmaker's soap — Glass Glass (gl[.a]s), n. [OE. glas, gles, AS. gl[ae]s; akin to D., G., Dan., & Sw. glas, Icel. glas, gler, Dan. glar; cf. AS. gl[ae]r amber, L. glaesum. Cf. {Glare}, n., {Glaze}, v. t.] [1913 Webster] 1. A hard, brittle, translucent, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Caspar Wistar (glassmaker) — This article is about the glassmaker Caspar Wistar. For the physician of the same name see Caspar Wistar (physician). Caspar Wistar (born Wüster) (February 3, 1696 – March 21, 1752) was a German born glassmaker and landowner in Pennsylvania. He… …   Wikipedia

  • John Adams (glassmaker) — John Adams, pioneer Pittsburgh glass manufacturer, and the founder of Adams Glass was born in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania in 1823. He began working in glass manufacture at the age of 14. [ American Pressed Glass and Figure Bottles By Albert …   Wikipedia

  • William Stephens (glassmaker) — William Stephens (16 May 1731 11 May 1803) was an English entrepreneur and glass manufacturer who made a fortune in Portugal manufacturing lime after the 1755 Lisbon earthquake and then operating the Portuguese Royal Glassworks. He was a… …   Wikipedia

  • glassmaking — glassmaker, n. /glas may king, glahs /, n. the art of making glass or glassware. [1810 20; GLASS + MAKING] * * * …   Universalium