jewellery - jeweller's

jewellery - jeweller's
'jewellery'
Jewellery consists of valuable ornaments that people wear, such as rings, bracelets, and necklaces.

She was wearing a lot of jewellery.

Some of her jewellery was missing.

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Jewellery is an uncount noun. You do not talk about `jewelleries'.
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'jeweller's'
A shop where you buy jewellery is called a jeweller's or a jeweller. You do not call it a `jewellery'.

...a large modern jeweller's.

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Jewellery and jeweller are usually spelled jewelry and jeweler in American English.
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