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Its builder was one of the most valuable citizens of the Forest City.

He will not forget the builder while he admires the architect.

He at least was a builder, he didn't want to tear everything down!

By some infernal contrivance of the builder, it holds the wind, and keeps it fresh.

In applying the glue, the builder should be careful not to put too much on the boards.

The builder should select clean pieces, free from knots and blemishes.

There must be first a husbandman, secondly a builder, thirdly a weaver, to which may be added a cobbler.

Yes; but the ministrations of the husbandman, the physician, and the builder have an end.

Are not certain things useful to the builder when he is building a house?

He saw me overhauling the engine, and perhaps that gave him the impression that I was a builder.

WORD ORIGIN

late 13c., agent noun from build (v.).

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