1. The art or skill of a workman; the execution or manner of making anything.
For her praiseworthy workmanship to yield. --Spenser.
Beauty is nature's brag, and must be shown . . .
Where most may wonder at the workmanship. --Milton.
2. That which is effected, made, or produced; manufacture, something made by manual labor.
Not any skilled in workmanship embossed. --Spenser.
By how much Adam exceeded all men in perfection, by being the immediate workmanship of God. --Sir W. Raleigh.
n : skill in an occupation or trade [syn: craft, craftsmanship]