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artisan

noun artifex, artificer, craftsman, craftworker, faber, handicraftsman, journeyman, laborer, machiner, masser craftsman, master workman, mechanic, mechanician, one engaged in a manual enterprise, one skilled in an innustrial art, one trained in a mechanic trade, operator, opifex, skilled laborer, skilled worker, technician, worker, workingman, workingwoman, workman, workwoman
Associated concepts: artisan lien
See also: practitioner
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Around 90 per cent of the world's gold miners work in artisanal and small-scale mines and often face difficult conditions, working with simple tools and regularly using damaging amounts of mercury, a substance which is dangerous for the workers and presents an environmental hazard if not handled responsibly.
Architect Adam Tihany is building out the new and much larger Artisanal Fromagerie Bistro, which will house the restaurant, a cheese store, bakery, and lounge, in addition to three private rooms available for events, a raw bar, and outdoor, sidewalk seating.
The Sultanate's total production of shrimps in 2014 from artisanal fishing and aquaculture stood at 1416 tons including 1139 tons from professional fishing.
the project area and investigate a number of active artisanal workings.
In late November, a mine collapse in the northwestern department of Chinandega took the lives of four artisanal miners, known locally as guiriseros.
There are limitations in the legal and regulatory fisheries frameworks in our countries, including in relation to artisanal fisheries, in order to ensure the sustainable management of our fisheries for the benefit of coastal communities and populations;
Artisanal sites in several locations - extensive areas of mining shafts and surface digging with abundant coarse angular gold, recovered by washing and panning.
We make everything in house using artisanal methods and ingredients we love.
We're thrilled to provide customers with the opportunity to enjoy the breadth of Saks' artisanal assortment firsthand.
Artisanal Imports of Austin, TX has announced the acquisition of the USA brand importing rights held by SBS Imports of Seattle, WA.
Artisanal products made by hand are the antithesis of the complex and illusory financial instruments that lead to the crisis.
A recent sale featured a red from the artisanal winery Altanza in La Rioja, Spain, where it is harvested from 75+-year-old vines and aged for 18 months in Allier French oak casks.