bloomery

noun
bloom·​ery | \ ˈblümərē \
variants: or less commonly bloomary \ ˈblümərē \
plural -es

Definition of bloomery

: 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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History and Etymology for bloomery

bloom entry 1 + -ery or -ary

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“Bloomery.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bloomery. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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