[mil-uh-ner-ee, -nuh-ree]
women's hats and other articles made or sold by milliners.
the business or trade of a milliner.

1670–80; milliner + -y3 Unabridged
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millinery (ˈmɪlɪnərɪ, -ɪnrɪ)
1.  hats, trimmings, etc, sold by a milliner
2.  the business or shop of a milliner

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Word Origin & History

c.1680, see milliner.
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Example sentences
Outspoken and energetic, she ran a boarding house and millinery shop and added a personal touch to her customer service.
Thousands of terns were also harvested to provide feathers for the growing millinery trade.
Loss of breeding and wintering habitat, as well as harvest for the millinery trade, led to a severe decline of this species.
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