WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
met•al•work•ing  (metl wûr′king),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Metallurgythe act or technique of making metal objects.
  • metal + working 1880–85

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

metalworking /ˈmɛtəlˌwɜːkɪŋ/ n
  1. the processing of metal to change its shape, size, etc, as by rolling, forging, etc, or by making metal articles

ˈmetalˌworker n

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