from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An establishment where dairy products are prepared or sold.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A place where dairy products are prepared or sold.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A place where butter and cheese are made, or where milk and cream are put up in cans for market.
  • n. A place or apparatus in which milk is set for raising cream.
  • n. An establishment where cream is sold.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An establishment, usually a joint-stock concern, in which milk obtained from a number of producers is manufactured into butter and cheese.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a workplace where dairy products (butter and cheese etc.) are produced or sold


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  • Well, that explains a lot.

    September 15, 2008

  • According to definition #2 you're either in a creamery or you're not working.

    September 15, 2008