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per·fum·er·y

 (pər-fyo͞o′mə-rē)
n. pl. per·fum·er·ies
1. Perfumes.
2. An establishment that makes or sells perfume.
3. The art of making perfume.

perfumery

(pəˈfjuːmərɪ)
n, pl -eries
1. (Commerce) a place where perfumes are sold
2. (Commerce) a factory where perfumes are made
3. (Commerce) the process of making perfumes
4. perfumes in general

per•fum•er•y

(pərˈfyu mə ri)

n., pl. -er•ies.
1. perfumes collectively.
2. the art or business of a perfumer.
3. the place of business of a perfumer.
4. the preparation of perfumes.
[1790–1800]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.perfumery - perfumes in general
perfume, essence - a toiletry that emits and diffuses a fragrant odor
2.perfumery - store where perfumes are sold
shop, store - a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services; "he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod"
3.perfumery - an establishment where perfumes are made
establishment - a public or private structure (business or governmental or educational) including buildings and equipment for business or residence
4.perfumery - the art of making perfumes
artistic creation, artistic production, art - the creation of beautiful or significant things; "art does not need to be innovative to be good"; "I was never any good at art"; "he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"
Translations
صِناعَة العُطور
parfumérie
parfumeri
illatszertár
ilmvatnsverslun
parfuméria
parfüm mağazası

perfumery

[pəˈfjuːmərɪ] Nperfumería f; (= perfumes) → perfumes mpl

perfumery

n (= making perfume)Parfümherstellung f; (= perfume factory)Parfümerie f; (= perfumes)Parfüm nt

perfumery

[pəˈfjuːmərɪ] nprofumeria

perfume

(ˈpəːfjuːm) noun
1. a sweet smell or fragrance. the perfume of roses.
2. a liquid, cream etc which has a sweet smell when put on the skin, hair, clothes etc. She loves French perfume(s).
(pəˈfjuːm) verb
1. to put perfume on or in. She perfumed her hair.
2. to give a sweet smell to. Flowers perfumed the air.
perˈfumery (-ˈfjuː-) plural perˈfumeries noun
a shop where perfume is sold or a factory where it is made.
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An interesting development in French perfumeries has been the recent opening of a new, relatively up-market ethnic perfumery in the Paris suburb of Saint-Denis, called Inaya.