culinary

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

Etymology[edit]

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.

Adjective[edit]

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]