cookery definition by Webster's New World
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Chiefly Brit. the art, practice, or work of cooking
Origin: Middle English cokerie
cookery definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun pl. cook·er·ies
- The art or practice of preparing food.
- A place for cooking.