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n. pl. smith·er·ies
1. The occupation or craft of a smith.
2. See smithy.


n, pl -eries
1. (Metallurgy) the trade or craft of a blacksmith
2. (Metallurgy) a rare word for smithy


(ˈsmɪθ ə ri)

n., pl. -er•ies.
the work, craft, or workshop of a smith.


nSchmiedekunst f, → Schmiedehandwerk nt; (= single piece of work)Schmiedearbeit f
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Before the community diminished, it housed a church, chapels, a school, post office, grocery, butchers and a smithery. In 1864, its population stood at around 1,000 with 300 of its men and boys working in the mines, but numbers began to dwindle with the loss of work.
Ruth Mary Jewellery can be found online at as well as at the Smithery, (Warwick), Artiful Expression (Birmingham Jewellery Quarter) and the Bumblebee Gallery (Kendel).
Ruth Mary Jewellery can be found online atwww.ruthmary.comas well as at the Smithery, (Warwick), Artiful Expression (Birmingham Jewellery Quarter) and the Bumblebee Gallery (Kendel).
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It's at brick kilns, gold and silver smithery, automobile workshops, eateries, rice mills, embroidery factories, construction sites, mills, garbage sites, plastic industries, quarries and farms.