- a place where swans are raised.
Origin of swannery
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Historical Examples of swannery
I had heard so much about the swannery that it had but little interest for me.Afoot in England
Some pedigree Herefords for his ‘home farm’ was another commission, and a dozen and a half swans for a swannery.
- a place where swans are kept and bred
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