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turn·er·y

 (tûr′nə-rē)
n. pl. turn·er·ies
The work or workshop of a lathe operator.

turnery

(ˈtɜːnərɪ)
n, pl -eries
1. (Crafts) objects made on a lathe
2. (Crafts) Also called: turning the process or skill of turning objects on a lathe
3. (Crafts) the workshop of a lathe operator

turn•er•y

(ˈtɜr nə ri)

n., pl. -er•ies.
1. the process or art of forming or shaping objects on a lathe.
2. objects or articles fashioned on a lathe collectively.
3. a workshop where such work is done.
[1635–45]

turnery

the process or craft of fashioning wood on a lathe.
See also: Wood
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.turnery - workshop where objects are made on a latheturnery - workshop where objects are made on a lathe
workshop, shop - small workplace where handcrafts or manufacturing are done
2.turnery - products made on a latheturnery - products made on a lathe    
product, production - an artifact that has been created by someone or some process; "they improve their product every year"; "they export most of their agricultural production"
Translations

turnery

[ˈtɜːnərɪ] Ntornería f
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