Definition of Cordwainery

1. [n -RIES]



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cordwainery

cordotomies
cordotomy
cordovan
cordovans
cords
corduroy
corduroy road
corduroyed
corduroying
corduroylike
corduroys
cordwain
cordwainer
cordwaineries
cordwainers
cordwainery (current term)
cordwains
cordwood
cordwoods
cordy pulse
cordycepin
cordyline
cordylines
cordylobiasis
core
core-inflation
core-level
core biopsy
core bit
core competency

Literary usage of Cordwainery

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1. Publications by Oxford Historical Society, Bostonian Society (1889)
"But in what part or (on) what side of the street therin I find it not exactly mentioned. See below in the cordwainery" or ..."

2. The Popular Science Monthly (1894)
"... wax-end of old-fashioned cordwainery; since men who work the machines in modern boot factories, or who do ordinary repairing, do not exhibit the ..."

3. The Library of Literary Criticism of English and American Authors by Charles Wells Moulton (1901)
"The task of a daily pair of shoes, coupled even with some prospect of victuals, and an honourable Mastership in cordwainery, and perhaps the post of ..."

4. The Works of Thomas Carlyle: (complete). by Thomas Carlyle (1897)
"... and royal blazonry of cordwainery. Except indeed that this is not comic; ah no, it is comico-tragic ; with bound Couriers, and a Doom hanging over it; ..."

5. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1894)
"As far as my own observation carries me, the cause must be looked for in the last, lapstone, and wax-end of old - fashioned cordwainery ; since men who work ..."

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