finery

1 [fahy-nuh-ree]
noun
fine or showy dress, ornaments, etc.

Origin:
1670–80; fine1 + -ery

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finery

2 [fahy-nuh-ree]
noun, plural fineries. Metalworking.
a hearth for converting cast iron into wrought iron; refinery.

Origin:
1600–10; < Middle French finerie, equivalent to fin(er) to refine (see fine1) + erie -ery

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finery1 (ˈfaɪnərɪ)
 
n
elaborate or showy decoration, esp clothing and jewellery

finery2 (ˈfaɪnərɪ)
 
n , pl -eries
a hearth for converting cast iron into wrought iron
 
[C17: from Old French finerie, from finer to refine; see fine1]

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finery
1670s, from fine (adj.) + -ery.
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Example sentences
On either side, necks crane forward to scrutinize every inch of the finery on
  exhibition.
He was uncomfortable in the countryside, preferring instead the finery of the
  city.
Her lack of obvious finery, however, is somewhat surprising.
Contemporaries noted her finery, jewels and silks and laces.
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