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: one that tastes: such as
: one that tests something (such as tea) for quality by tasting
: a person who is able to taste the chemical phenylthiocarbamide
: a device for tasting or sampling
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14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1
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: a person who tastes foods or drinks to test their quality
: a small amount or sample of something that you can try to see if you like it
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: a person able to taste the chemical phenylthiocarbamide
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to clear from alleged fault or guilt
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