enginery

[en-juh n-ree]

Origin of enginery

First recorded in 1595–1605; engine + -ry
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British Dictionary definitions for enginery

enginery

noun plural -ries
  1. a collection or assembly of engines; machinery
  2. engines employed in warfare
  3. rare skilful manoeuvring or contrivance
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