fellmonger

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fellmonger

(ˈfɛlˌmʌŋɡə)
n
(Tanning) a person who deals in animal skins or hides
ˈfellˌmongering, ˈfellˌmongery n
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There were periodic complaints over many years about the offensive smells from the fellmongery and boiling-down works (The Argus 13 September 1864: 7) and the stench of liquid mud in the swamp (The Argus 5 June 1871: 4).
Although the slaughtering operations were closed, the fellmongery, freezing chambers and casing operations continued.
Tannery (Mason 1981), meat processing (Keeley and Quin 1979; Cooper and Russell 1992; Russell and Cooper 1992), fellmongery (Keeley and Quin 1979), and dairy (Barnett and Upchurch 1992) industrial wastes in New Zealand have all been reported to contain appreciable amounts of Na, with a sodium adsorption ratio (SAR; Sumner 1993) in the range 4-50 [(mmol/L).