Definition of Cooperage

1. n. Work done by a cooper.

Definition of Cooperage

1. Noun. The art or trade of a cooper ¹

2. Noun. The price paid to a cooper for work carried out ¹

3. Noun. The workplace of a cooper ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Cooperage

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Cooperage

coonskin cap
coonskin caps
coonskin hat
coonskin hats
coonskins
coontie
coonties
coonty
coop
coop in
coop up
cooped
cooped up
cooper
cooperability
cooperage (current term)
cooperages
cooperant
cooperate
cooperated
cooperates
cooperating
cooperation
cooperationist
cooperationists
cooperations
cooperative
cooperative behaviour
cooperative enzyme
cooperative game

Literary usage of Cooperage

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. History of the Lumber Industry of America by James Elliott Defebaugh (1906)
"The oaks, and other woods used in the manufacture of cooperage stock, ... The Canadian cooperage stock industry, however, antedated that of the United ..."

2. Proceedings of the American Forest Congress Held at Washington, D. C by American Forestry Association (1905)
"Indeed, I think it will be very generally conceded, even by manufacturers of cooperage stock themselves, that no class of timber workers have been more ..."

3. Maritime Notes and Queries: A Record of Shipping Law and Usage (1898)
"FREE FROM cooperage. SIR,—My vessel discharged a cargo of rosin. ... If the cargo was properly handled and stowed the cooperage is not payable by the ship. ..."

4. America, Historical, Statistic, and Descriptive by James Silk Buckingham (1841)
"Cabinet-making, cooperage.—Impolicy and Effect of the British Corn-laws.—Recent Introduction of Silk.—Soil and Productions of the Genesee Valley. ..."

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