Goosery
Goosery Goos"er*y, n.; pl. {Gooseries}. 1. A place for keeping geese. [1913 Webster]

2. The characteristics or actions of a goose; silliness. [1913 Webster]

The finical goosery of your neat sermon actor. --Milton. [1913 Webster]


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  • Gooseries — Goosery Goos er*y, n.; pl. {Gooseries}. 1. A place for keeping geese. [1913 Webster] 2. The characteristics or actions of a goose; silliness. [1913 Webster] The finical goosery of your neat sermon actor. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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