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coopery

[koo-puh-ree, koo p-uh-]
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noun, plural coop·e·ries.
  1. the work of a cooper.
  2. a cooper's shop.
  3. articles made by a cooper.

Origin of coopery

First recorded in 1325–75, coopery is from the Middle English word couperie. See cooper, -y3
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British Dictionary definitions for coopery

coopery

noun plural -eries
  1. another word for cooperage (def. 1)
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