saddlery

noun
sad·​dlery | \ˈsad-lə-rē, ˈsa-dᵊl-rē \
plural saddleries

Definition of saddlery 

: the trade, articles of trade, or shop of a saddler

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Six auctioneers banter and dicker their way through rows of antique plows, hand crank Maytags, saddlery and a few lobster traps. Pat Mcdonogh, The Courier-Journal, "Dinky's Auction becomes a giant enterprise in the heart of Indiana Amish country once again," 17 Mar. 2018 The region is also known for its saddlery products (belts, harnesses, boots etc.). National Geographic, "UN Announces 23 New Nature Reserves While U.S. Removes 17," 14 June 2017 The region is also known for its saddlery products (belts, harnesses, boots etc.). Alex Treadway, National Geographic, "UN Announces 23 New Nature Reserves While U.S. Removes 17," 14 June 2017 At the turn of the century, as horses and buggies evolved into automobiles, Mark Cross turned away from saddlery and began to supply luggage options for travel. Andrea Cheng, Billboard, "How This 200-Year-Old Brand Reinvented Itself (And Became The Celebrity 'It' Bag In The Process)," 27 June 2017 Hermès is a centuries-old saddlery that once supplied the carriage trade. Guy Trebay, New York Times, "American Chic on the Runways of Paris," 27 June 2017

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First Known Use of saddlery

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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saddlery

noun

English Language Learners Definition of saddlery

: the work of making, repairing, or selling saddles and other equipment for horses

: saddles and other equipment for horses

: a place where saddles and other equipment for horses is sold or stored

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