Plasterer Plas"ter*er, n. 1. One who applies plaster or mortar. ``Thy father was a plasterer.'' --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. One who makes plaster casts. ``The plasterer doth make his figures by addition.'' --Sir H. Wotton. [1913 Webster]

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