cui·sine


cui·sine
/kwıˈziːn/ noun, pl -sines
1 : a style of cooking
[noncount]

I like gourmet/vegetarian/ethnic cuisine.

a cooking method used in French cuisine

[count]

regional cuisines

a cuisine based on local ingredients

— see also haute cuisine, nouvelle cuisine
2 [noncount] : food that is cooked in a particular way

This restaurant is famous for its spicy cuisine.


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • cui|sine — «kwih ZEEN», noun. 1. a style of cooking or preparing food; cooking; cookery: Italian cuisine. 2. food: »The cuisine is excellent at that restaurant. 3. the kitchen. ╂[< Old French cuisine < Latin coquīna kitchen < coquere to cook] …   Useful english dictionary

  • haute´-cui|sine´ — haute cui|sine «oht kwee ZEEN», French. 1. the art of preparing and cooking fine foods, especially as practiced by distinguished chefs in leading restaurants and hotels; cooking as a fine art: »Such a corn has long been among the specialties of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • haute cui|sine — «oht kwee ZEEN», French. 1. the art of preparing and cooking fine foods, especially as practiced by distinguished chefs in leading restaurants and hotels; cooking as a fine art: »Such a corn has long been among the specialties of that seat of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • chef de cui|sine — «SHEH duh kwee ZEEN», French. 1. head cook. 2. (literally) head of the kitchen …   Useful english dictionary

  • haute cui·sine — /ˌoʊtkwıˈziːn/ noun [singular] : cooking that is done in a very skillful and complicated way …   Useful english dictionary

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  • cui jurisdictio data est, ea quoque concessa esse videntur, sine quibus jurisdictio explicari non potest — /k(yuw)ay jurasdiksh(iy)ow deyta est, iya kwowkwiy kansesa esiy vadentar, sayniy kwibas jurasdiksh(iy)ow eksplakeray non powtast/ To whomsoever a jurisdiction is given, those things also are supposed to be granted, without which the jurisdiction… …   Black's law dictionary

  • cui jurisdictio data est, ea quoque concessa esse videntur, sine quibus jurisdictio explicari non potest — /k(yuw)ay jurasdiksh(iy)ow deyta est, iya kwowkwiy kansesa esiy vadentar, sayniy kwibas jurasdiksh(iy)ow eksplakeray non powtast/ To whomsoever a jurisdiction is given, those things also are supposed to be granted, without which the jurisdiction… …   Black's law dictionary