Definition of minery in US English:

minery

(also mindry)

noun

English Regional, South-Western
  • A place where mining is carried out; a mine.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in John Maplet (d. 1592), writer on natural philosophy. From Middle French, French minerie and its etymon post-classical Latin mineria, variant of minaria; compare -ery.

Pronunciation

minery

/ˈmʌɪn(ə)ri/