costumery

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noun cos·tum·ery \ ˈkä-ˌstü-mə-rē , -ˌstyü- also ˈkäs-ˌchü- ; kä-ˈst(y)ü , käs-ˈchü- \

Definition of costumery

1 :articles of costume
2 :the art of costuming

Examples of costumery in a Sentence

  1. a museum exhibit devoted to the costumery of women since the classical period

First Known Use of costumery

1838


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