Definition of 'building trade'
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Studying physics or history is different from preparing to work in the building trade or hairdressing. Times, Sunday Times (2009)His father was in the building trade and worked long hours to raise the money. The Sun (2009)My husband, who used to work in the building trade, looks after my tax returns and house things. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But it was when he came to England to work in the building trade in Coventry that his career took off. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Another guy I know in the building trade hasn't worked for two months. The Sun (2008)In the past, the only jobs available on the island were in fishing and the building trade, but new technology has widened the opportunities for residents. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Used Rarely. building trade is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of building trade from the Collins English Dictionary
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