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rabbitry

[ rab-i-tree ]
/ ˈræb ɪ tri /
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noun, plural rab·bit·ries.

a collection of rabbits.
a place where rabbits are kept.

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Origin of rabbitry

First recorded in 1830–40; rabbit + -ry
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How to use rabbitry in a sentence

  • Herschbach, 77, informed the royal couple that his father had been the one who had created the breed at his California rabbitry.

    Nobel High Jinks|Samuel P. Jacobs|December 8, 2009|DAILY BEAST
  • The salamander is worth modernizing, too, so you can brand your own Rabbits with your monogram or the design of your own Rabbitry.

    The Complete Book of Cheese|Robert Carlton Brown
  • In the whole hutch of kitchen Rabbitry the most popular modern ones are made with tomato, a little or lots.

    The Complete Book of Cheese|Robert Carlton Brown
  • Now to come to the markings of this little aristocrat of the rabbitry.

British Dictionary definitions for rabbitry

rabbitry
/ (ˈræbɪtrɪ) /

noun plural -ries

a place where tame rabbits are kept and bred
the rabbits kept in such a place
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