Coalery
Coalery \Coal"er*y\, n. [Obs.] See {Colliery}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Collieries — Colliery Col lier*y, n.; pl. {Collieries}. [Cf. {Coalery}, {Collier}.] 1. The place where coal is dug; a coal mine, and the buildings, etc., belonging to it. [1913 Webster] 2. The coal trade. [Obs.] Johnson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Colliery — Col lier*y, n.; pl. {Collieries}. [Cf. {Coalery}, {Collier}.] 1. The place where coal is dug; a coal mine, and the buildings, etc., belonging to it. [1913 Webster] 2. The coal trade. [Obs.] Johnson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • collery — ˈkälərē noun (plural collery or colleries) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: probably modification of Tamil kaḷḷar thieves, from kaḷ to steal 1. : a Dravidian people of southern India 2. : a member of the Collery people * * * collery …   Useful english dictionary

  • colery — obs. f. coalery; var. of collyrie …   Useful english dictionary

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