What does cuisine mean?

Definitions for cuisinekwɪˈzin

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cuisine, culinary art(noun)

    the practice or manner of preparing food or the food so prepared


  1. cuisine(Noun)

    a characteristic style of preparing food, often associated with a place of origin

  2. Origin: From cuisine, from cocina, dissimilation of coquina, from coquo.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cuisine(noun)

    the kitchen or cooking department

  2. Cuisine(noun)

    manner or style of cooking

  3. Origin: [F., fr. L. coquina kitchen, fr. coquere to cook. See Kitchen.]


  1. Cuisine

    Cuisine is a characteristic style of cooking practices and traditions, often associated with a specific culture. Cuisines are often named after the geographic areas or regions that they originate from. A cuisine is primarily influenced by the ingredients that are available locally or through trade. Religious food laws, such as Islamic dietary laws and Jewish dietary laws, can also exercise a strong influence on cuisine. Regional food preparation traditions, customs and ingredients often combine to create dishes unique to a particular region.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cuisine

    kwe-zēn′, n. a kitchen or cooking department: cookery.—n. Cuisin′ier, a cook. [Fr. (It. cucina)—L. coquinacoquĕre, to cook.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cuisine in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cuisine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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