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perfumery

[per-fyoo-muh-ree] /pərˈfyu mə ri/
noun, plural perfumeries.
1.
perfumes collectively.
2.
a perfume.
3.
the art or business of a perfumer.
4.
the place of business of a perfumer.
5.
the preparation of perfumes.
Origin of perfumery
1790-1800
1790-1800; perfumer + -y3; see -ery
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perfumery

/pəˈfjuːmərɪ/
noun (pl) -eries
1.
a place where perfumes are sold
2.
a factory where perfumes are made
3.
the process of making perfumes
4.
perfumes in general
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