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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.
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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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