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sealery

[see-luh-ree]
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noun, plural seal·er·ies.
  1. a place where seals are caught.
  2. the occupation of hunting or taking seals.
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Origin of sealery

First recorded in 1890–95; seal2 + -ery
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British Dictionary definitions for sealery

sealery

noun plural -eries
  1. the occupation of hunting seals
  2. any place where seals are regularly to be found, esp a seal rookery
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