Pilotry
Pilotism Pi"lot*ism, Pilotry Pi"lot*ry, n. Pilotage; skill in the duties of a pilot. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • pilotry — pi·lot·ry …   English syllables

  • pilotry — ˈpīlətrē noun ( es) Etymology: pilot (I) + ry : pilotism …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pilotism — Pi lot*ism, Pilotry Pi lot*ry, n. Pilotage; skill in the duties of a pilot. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pilotage — Synonyms and related words: admission, admission fee, aeronautics, air service, airline, anchorage, aspect, astronautics, astronavigation, attitude, authority, aviation, azimuth, ballooning, bearing, bearings, blind flying, brokerage, carfare,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • -ry — suffix = ERY (infantry; rivalry). Etymology: shortened f. ERY, or by analogy * * * rē, ri noun suffix ( es) Etymology: Middle English rie, from Old French, short for erie ery …   Useful english dictionary

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