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argentry

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

French argenterie, from argent silver, Latin argentum.

NounEdit

argentry (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) Silver plate or vessels.
    Bowls of frosted argentry. — Howell.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.