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Name Term description
Name Archdeacon Term description

Senior clergyman in the pre-Reformation, Roman Catholic or Episcopal church, working within a diocese

Name Archdean Term description

Senior clergyman in the pre-Reformation, Roman Catholic or Episcopal church, attached to a cathedral

Name Archer Term description

Bowman, one who fights with bow and arrows

Name Architect Term description

One who designs buildings

Name Archpedell Term description

Senior church or university officer

Name Armorar/armorer/armourer Term description

Maker of armour; official in charge of a regiment's or ship's arms

Name Armourer's assistant Term description

Maker of armour; official in charge of a regiment's or ship's arms

Name Armourer's mate Term description

Maker of armour; official in charge of a regiment's or ship's arms

Name Artisan Term description

A skilled manual worker

Name Attorney-at-law Term description

Advocate, lawyer in court

Name Auctioneer Term description

Advocate, lawyer in court

Name Auditor Term description

One who examines accounts or goods for others