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sealery

[ see-luh-ree ]
/ ˈsi lə ri /
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noun, plural seal·er·ies.
a place where seals are caught.
the occupation of hunting or taking seals.
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Origin of sealery

First recorded in 1890–95; seal2 + -ery
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British Dictionary definitions for sealery

sealery
/ (ˈsiːlərɪ) /

noun plural -eries
the occupation of hunting seals
any place where seals are regularly to be found, esp a seal rookery
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