- a plumber's workshop.
- the work or trade of a plumber.
Origin of plumbery
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Historical Examples of plumbery
On the north side, between the cloister and the church, is the plumbery.The Cathedrals of Great Britain
P. H. Ditchfield
He now accepted an engagement as manager of a plumbery establishment in Dunfermline, where he continued two years.
- the workshop of a plumber
- another word for plumbing (def. 1)
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