plumbery


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plumb·er·y

 (plŭm′ə-rē)
n. pl. plumb·er·ies
1. A plumber's workshop or place of business.
2. A plumber's work; plumbing.

plumbery

(ˈplʌmərɪ)
n, pl -eries
1. (Building) the workshop of a plumber
2. (Building) another word for plumbing1
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.plumbery - the occupation of a plumber (installing and repairing pipes and fixtures for water or gas or sewage in a building)
craft, trade - the skilled practice of a practical occupation; "he learned his trade as an apprentice"
building, construction - the commercial activity involved in repairing old structures or constructing new ones; "their main business is home construction"; "workers in the building trades"
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The line is shipping now to specialty stores and showrooms that carry Kallista products, such as ABC Carpet & Home in New York; The Plumbery in San Francisco; The Bath House in Lake Zurich, Ill.
There are several arts subservient to Architecture, as carpentry, masonry, paving, joynery, smithery, glazery, plumbery, plastering, gilding, painting, etc.
There are several arts subservient to architecture; as carpentry, masonry, paving, joinery, smithry, glaziery, plumbery, plastering, gilding, and painting; in which there are a great consumption of timber, stone, brick, tile, lime, lead, glass, iron, and other commodities.