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taster

tast·er

taster

 
pronunciation:
teI str
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: one whose job is to taste food or drink to determine its quality.
definition 2: any of various containers or utensils used in the tasting process.
definition 3: formerly, a special servant who was employed to taste the food of a king or other high noble before he or she ate it to determine whether or not the food had been poisoned.
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