Definition of boilermaker noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    boilermaker

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    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈbɔɪləmeɪkə(r)//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɔɪlərmeɪkər//
     
     
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  1. 1a person or company that makes boilers
  2. 2(North American English) a person who makes and repairs metal objects for industry
  3. 3(North American English) a drink of whisky followed immediately by a glass of beer
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: boilermaker