der·​i·​vate | \ ˈder-ə-ˌvāt How to pronounce derivate (audio) , ˈde-rə- \

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a cuisine that is regarded by some as a derivate of creole cookery
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1660, in the meaning defined above

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“Derivate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Jun. 2020.

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