cuisine

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Borrowing from French cuisine (cooking, culinary art, kitchen).

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cuisine (plural cuisines)

  1. a characteristic style of preparing food, often associated with a place of origin
    French cuisine is considered to be one of the world's most refined and elegant styles of cooking.
    The restaurant is noted for its excellent cuisine.

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French, from Vulgar Latin *cocīna, from Latin coquīna, whence also Catalan cuina, Galician cociña, Italian cucina, Portuguese cozinha, Spanish cocina, and ultimately English kitchen, Dutch keuken and German Küche).

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cuisine f (plural cuisines)

  1. kitchen
    Brian est dans la cuisine — Brian is in the kitchen.
  2. cuisine
    J’aime la cuisine française.

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cuisine

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cuisiner
  2. third-person singular present indicative of cuisiner
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of cuisiner
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of cuisiner
  5. second-person singular imperative of cuisiner