Notebook, 1993-



Skill, Strength, Care . . . . Dexterity . . . . Occupation, Trade . . . . To make or produce with care, skill, or ingenuity

Carpenter's craft . . . . Craft of writing plays . . . . Pottery, Sewing . . . . Draftsmanship . . . . Printing

R  E  F  E  R  E  N  C  E  S 
1 Craft n [ME, strength, skill, fr. OE craft; akin to OHG Kraft strength] [bef 12c] 1: skill in planning, making, or executing: Dexterity 2: an occupation or trade requiring manual dexterity or artistic skill [the carpenter's __] [the __ of writing plays] [__s such as pottery, carpentry, and sewing] 3: skill in deceivng to gain an end [used __ and guile to close the deal] 4: the members of a trade or trade association 5 pl usu craft a: a boat esp. of small size b: Aircraft c: Spacecraft -syn see Art

2 Craft vt [15c]: to make or produce with care, skill, or ingenuity [is __ing a new sculpture] [a carefully __ed story]

[Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 10th Edition. Springfield, MA, USA: Merriam-Webster, Inc. 1995.]



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