gastronomist

noun
gas·​tron·​o·​mist | \ ga-ˈsträ-nə-mist How to pronounce gastronomist (audio) \

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Examples of gastronomist in a Sentence

a gastronomist and food historian who is very knowledgeable about Spanish cuisine

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One of the first diets was introduced in the 1840s by a Presbyterian minister named Sylvester Graham, historic gastronomist Sarah Lohman told Live Science. Fiza Pirani, ajc, "What’s up with the new ‘Barbie feet’ Instagram trend?," 10 July 2018 Imagine a food incubator in which budding molecular gastronomists, bakers, and cheesemakers learn from each other while perfecting their wares. Frei Brothers Sonoma Reserve, Bon Appetit, "The Sonoma Difference: Staying True to Its Roots," 2 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of gastronomist

1825, in the meaning defined above

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