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culinary

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkʌlɪˌnɛɹi/, /ˈkjulɪˌnɛɹi/

EtymologyEdit

Latin culina: kitchen. Old English, cyln: cooking. The first written appearance of culinary was in 1638, suggested to be reintroduced from classical Latin by 16th century humanists.

AdjectiveEdit

culinary (comparative more culinary, superlative most culinary)

  1. Relating to the practice of cookery or the activity of cooking.
    Her culinary skills were excellent.
  2. Of, or relating to a kitchen

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  • Krueger, Dennis (December 1982). "Why On Earth Do They Call It Throwing?" Studio Potter Vol. 11, Number 1.[1]