artisanal

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adjective ar·ti·san·al \ˈär-tə-zə-nəl, -sə-, -ˌza-; är-ˈti-sə-nəl\

Definition of artisanal

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or characteristic of an artisan artisanal skills artisanal ingredients

  2. 2 :  produced in limited quantities by an artisan through the use of traditional methods artisanal bread/cheese/wine; also :  creating a product in limited quantities by traditional methods an artisanal winery an artisanal cheese maker

artisanally

adverb

Origin and Etymology of artisanal

French, from artisan + -al


First Known Use: 1939


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