bloomery

noun bloom·ery \ˈblümərē\
variants: less commonly

bloomary

\ˈblümərē\

Definition of bloomery

plural

-es

  1. :  a furnace and forge in which wrought-iron blooms were formerly made directly from the ore or more rarely from cast iron

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Origin and Etymology of bloomery

1bloom + -ery or -ary


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