furriery
noun Date: circa 1864 1. the fur business 2. fur craftsmanship

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Furriery — Fur ri*er*y, n. 1. Furs, in general. Tooke. [1913 Webster] 2. The business of a furrier; trade in furs. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • furriery — [fʉr′ē ər ē] n. pl. furrieries 1. Obs. furs collectively 2. the business or work of a furrier …   English World dictionary

  • furriery — /ferr ee euh ree/, n., pl. furrieries. 1. the business, trade, or craftsmanship of a furrier. 2. Archaic. furs in general. [1760 70; FURRI(ER)1 + ERY] * * * …   Universalium

  • furriery — fur·ri·er·y || fÉœrɪərɪ / fÊŒr n. business of selling furs; place where furs are sold …   English contemporary dictionary

  • furriery — fur·ri·ery …   English syllables

  • furriery — fur•ri•er•y [[t]ˈfɜr i ə ri[/t]] n. pl. er•ies 1) the business, trade, or craftsmanship of a furrier 2) archaic furs in general • Etymology: 1760–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • furriery — /ˈfʌriəri/ (say fureeuhree) noun (plural furrieries) 1. furs in general. 2. the business or trade of a furrier …   Australian English dictionary

  • furriery — n. the work of a furrier …   Useful english dictionary

  • торговля пушниной — — [http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/alphabetic?langcode=en] EN furriery The business or trade of dressed furs and garments made from the coats of certain animals. (Source: OED) [http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/alphabetic?langcode=en]… …   Справочник технического переводчика

  • Peltry — Pelt ry, n. [F. pelleterie peltry, furriery, fr. pelletier a furrier, fr. OF. pel skin, F. peau, L. pelis. See {Pelt} a skin, {Pell}, n., {Fell} a skin.] Pelts or skins, collectively; skins with the fur on them; furs. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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