Handicraft

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Handicraft Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a craft that requires skillful hands
  • a work produced by hand labor

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a work produced by hand labor ,
  • a craft that requires skillful hands

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Handicraft Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Handicraft is a type of craft where people make things using only their hands or basic tools. The items are usually decorative and have a particular use. Usually the term refers to traditional methods of making things. The items often have cultural or religious value. Things made by mass production or machines are not handicraft goods. Also, handicraft things are different from "arts and crafts" because they are meant to be used for something.



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    KOTA KINABALU: Handicraft makers in Sabah registered with the Malaysia Craft Development Corporation are able to reap an average monthly income of RM3,000. Read more on this news related to 'Handicraft'
  • Pan-India fare at handloom expo
    Boasting a rich array of handloom and handicraft items, the annual handloom and handicrafts exhibition-cum-sale put together by the Ernakulam branch of the Gujarat Emporium is back in the capital c... Read more on this news related to 'Handicraft'
  • Government to stop Lambani migration from Vijayapura through handicraft training
    Admitting that there was a high incidence of migration for better livelihoods in the Lambani community, Jalaja Naik, Chairperson, Karnataka Tanda Development Corporation (KTDC), has said that the... Read more on this news related to 'Handicraft'

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