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Etymology

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From the stem of gieten (to pour) +‎ -erij (-ery). Or alternatively, from gieter (pourer) +‎ -ij (-y). See also the usage notes at -erij.

Pronunciation

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  • Rhymes: -ɛi̯

Noun

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gieterij f (plural gieterijen, diminutive gieterijtje n)

  1. foundry
  2. (dated) the act of pouring
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