furriery

noun

fur·​ri·​ery ˈfər-ē-ə-rē How to pronounce furriery (audio)
ˈfə-rē-
1
: the fur business
2
: fur craftsmanship

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1864, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of furriery was circa 1864

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“Furriery.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/furriery. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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