Confused and have questions? We’ve got answers. With Chegg Study, you can get step-by-step solutions to your questions from an expert in the field. If you rather get 1:1 study help, try 30 minutes of free online tutoring with Chegg Tutors.


From Biology-Online Dictionary | Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search


1. Fineness; beauty. Don't choose your place of study by the finery of the prospects. (i. Watts)

2. Ornament; decoration; especially, excecially decoration; showy clothes; jewels. Her mistress cast-off finery. (f. W. Robertson)

3. [Cf. Refinery.

a charcoal hearth or furnace for the conversion of cast iron into wrought iron, or into iron suitable for puddling.