Etymology
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riveter (n.)

1800, "one who rivets," agent noun from rivet (v.). By 1884 as "a riveting machine." The same word was used c. 1300 as "a riveter" or "a maker of rivets."

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Definitions of riveter

riveter (n.)
a worker who inserts and hammers rivets;
Synonyms: rivetter
riveter (n.)
a machine for driving rivets;
Synonyms: riveting machine / rivetter
From wordnet.princeton.edu