ironwork

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From iron +‎ -work

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ironwork (countable and uncountable, plural ironworks)

  1. (uncountable) Anything made wholly or largely of iron, especially when used for decoration.
    • 2001, A. J. Youngson, The Companion Guide to Edinburgh and the Borders (page 352)
      The gate itself has sideposts of rustic stonework, each topped by a large Baroque vase; these sideposts are joined by elaborate floral ironwork with a coat of arms and a coronet in the centre []
  2. (countable, dated) An ironworks.

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