rabbitry

noun
rab·​bit·​ry | \ ˈra-bə-trē How to pronounce rabbitry (audio) \
plural rabbitries

Definition of rabbitry

: a place where domestic rabbits are kept also : a rabbit-raising enterprise

First Known Use of rabbitry

1838, in the meaning defined above

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“Rabbitry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rabbitry. Accessed 12 May. 2021.

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