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enginery

[ en-juhn-ree ]
/ ˈɛn dʒən ri /
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noun, plural en·gine·ries.
engines collectively; machinery.
engines of war collectively.
skillful or artful contrivance.
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Origin of enginery

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

enginery
/ (ˈɛndʒɪnrɪ) /

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