Definition of furriery in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈfʌrɪəri


[mass noun]
  • The art or trade of dressing and preparing furs: the quality and furriery of this stole are beyond reproach
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    • Mr Kovachev has been working in his furriery in Etura for the past 22 years.
    • Pelts of Cervidae are not of great importance in furriery, and they are only used for decorative purposes.
    • Get to know the town and the hilly surroundings famous for their tannery, wood carving and furriery.

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