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noun craft pronunciation in American English /kræft/
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  1. 1
    [countable] a traditional skill of making things by hand, for example furniture or jewelry

    the promotion of traditional Egyptian arts and crafts

    1. a.
      [usually plural] something produced skillfully by hand, for example a plate or a piece of furniture

      a craft fair

  2. 2
    [countable/uncountable] the skill needed for a particular profession

    The great preachers were masters of their craft.

  3. 3
    singular
    pluralcraft
    [countable] a boat or ship

    We passed several other craft on the river.

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