Turnery : Definition

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Definitions of Turnery

Pronunciation : Turn"er*y
Part of Speech : n.
Etymology : [Cf. F. tournerie.]
Definition : 1. The art of fashioning solid bodies into cylindrical or other forms by means of a lathe.

2. Things or forms made by a turner, or in the lathe. Chairs of wood, the seats triangular, the backs, arms, and legs loaded with turnery. Walpole.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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