plumbery

[ pluhm-uh-ree ]
/ ˈplʌm ə ri /
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noun, plural plumb·er·ies.

a plumber's workshop.
the work or trade of a plumber.

Nearby words

  1. plumbago,
  2. plumbeous,
  3. plumber,
  4. plumber's helper,
  5. plumber's snake,
  6. plumbic,
  7. plumbicon,
  8. plumbiferous,
  9. plumbing,
  10. plumbism

Origin of plumbery

First recorded in 1400–50; late Middle English word from Old French word plommerie. See plumber, -ry

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British Dictionary definitions for plumbery

plumbery

/ (ˈplʌmərɪ) /

noun plural -eries

the workshop of a plumber
another word for plumbing (def. 1)
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