Definition of Farriery

1. n. The art of shoeing horses.



Definition of Farriery

1. Noun. the work done by a farrier ¹

2. Noun. a farrier's workshop. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Farriery

1. the trade of a farrier [n -ERIES]

Medical Definition of Farriery

1. 1. The art of shoeing horses. 2. The art of preventing, curing, or mitigating diseases of horses and cattle; the veterinary art. 3. The place where a smith shoes horses. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Farriery

farrago
farragoes
farragos
farrand
farrant
farre
farreaching
farred
farren
farrens
farrier
farriered
farrieries
farriering
farriers
farriery (current term)
farries
farring
farringtonite
farro
farrow
farrowed
farrowing
farrows
farruca
farrucas
farry
fars
farsang
farsangs

Literary usage of Farriery

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1. The London Encyclopaedia, Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art by Thomas Tegg (1829)
"A shoer of horses ; a horse- doctor : to farrier is to practice either or both of these callings : farriery is the art or calling thus practised. ..."

2. Horse-shoes and Horse-shoeing: Their Origin, History, Uses, and Abuses by George Fleming (1869)
"IN France, where veterinary science has flourished, and has been productive of most beneficial results, many excellent works on farriery have appeared ..."

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