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noun, plural co·ci·ne·ros. Southwestern U.S.
- a cook, especially one working on a ranch or a trail drive.
Origin of cocinero
; < American Spanish, Spanish:
cook, equivalent to cocin(a
) cooking, kitchen (see cuisine
) + -ero
< Latin -ārius -ary
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