Tannery Definition

Define what is Tannery?

1. tannery (noun)

workplace where skins and hides are tanned.

    Hypernyms

    workplace, work noun
    a place where work is done.

    Nearby Terms

    tannia (noun)
    tropical American aroid having edible tubers that are cooked and eaten like yams or potatoes

    tannic (adjective)
    derived from tannin

    tannic acid (noun)
    any of various complex phenolic substances of plant origin; used in tanning and in medicine

    tannin (noun)
    any of various complex phenolic substances of plant origin; used in tanning and in medicine

    tanning (noun)
    process in which skin pigmentation darkens as a result of exposure to ultraviolet light

    tannish (adjective satellite)
    of a color resembling tan

    tannoy (noun)
    a loudspeaker

    Tanoan (noun)
    a family of North American Indian language spoken in southwestern United States

    Tanoan language (noun)
    a family of North American Indian language spoken in southwestern United States

    tansy (noun)
    common perennial aromatic herb native to Eurasia having buttonlike yellow flower heads and bitter-tasting pinnate leaves sometimes used medicinally

    tansy leaf aster (noun)
    wild aster with fernlike leaves and flower heads with very narrow bright purple rays; Alberta to Texas and Mexico

    tansy mustard (noun)
    North American herb with bitter-tasting pinnate leaves resembling those of tansy

    tansy ragwort (noun)
    widespread European weed having yellow daisylike flowers; sometimes an obnoxious weed and toxic to cattle if consumed in quantity

    tansy-leaved rocket (noun)
    perennial stellate and hairy herb with small yellow flowers of mountains of southern Europe; sometimes placed in genus Sisymbrium

    tansy-scented (adjective satellite)
    smelling of tansy