degustation

noun de·gus·ta·tion \ ˌdē-ˌgəs-ˈtā-shən \

Definition of degustation

: the action or an instance of tasting especially in a series of small portions

degust

play \di-ˈgəst, dē-\ transitive verb

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Origin and Etymology of degustation

French dégustation, from Latin degustation-, degustatio, from degustare to taste, from de- + gustare to taste — more at choose


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degustation

noun de·gus·ta·tion \ ˌdē-ˌgəs-ˈtā-shən, di- \

medical Definition of degustation

: the action or an instance of tasting or savoring

degust

play \di-ˈgəst\ transitive verb

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