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perfumery

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noun per·fum·ery \pə(r)-ˈfyü-mə-rē, -ˈfyüm-rē\

Definition of perfumery

plural perfumeries

  1. 1 a :  the art or process of making perfume b :  the products made by a perfumer

  2. 2 :  an establishment where perfumes are made



1800

First Known Use of perfumery

1800


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