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n.1.The government of a castle.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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"The Lannisters aren't there yet, but Castlery Rock is certainly there; it's like the Rock of Gibraltar," Entertainment Weekly quoted Martin as sharing.
The same is true for the horizontal loom with treadle and the spinning wheel; stone castlery and the combining of pointed arch, ribbed vault, and flying buttress into Gothic structures; the gunpowder cannon; ships with added masts, sails, and a mariner's compass; presses, papers, and inks variously employed; and the mechanical clock, the appearance of which may "in the advance of Europe to the forefront of world technology [be viewed as] a decisive moment" (210).