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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cookery  \Cook"er*y\  (k[oo^]k"[~e]r*[y^]),  n. 
  1.  The  art  or  process  of  preparing  food  for  the  table,  by 
  dressing,  compounding,  and  the  application  of  heat. 
 
  2.  A  delicacy;  a  dainty.  [Obs.]  --R.  North. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cookery 
  n  1:  the  practice  or  manner  of  preparing  food  or  the  food  so 
  prepared  [syn:  {cooking},  {cuisine},  {culinary  art}] 
  2:  the  act  of  preparing  something  (as  food)  by  the  application 
  of  heat  [syn:  {cooking}] 




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