plumbery

noun
plumb·​ery | \ ˈpləmərē \
plural -es

Definition of plumbery

1 : a workshop (as in a medieval cathedral) for plumbing or leadwork
2 : the business or work of a plumber

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History and Etymology for plumbery

Middle English plomerye, from Middle French plommerie leadwork, from plommier dealer or worker in lead + -ie -y

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“Plumbery.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plumbery. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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