artisanal

[ahr-tuh-zuh-nl, ahr-tiz-uh-]

adjective

pertaining to or noting a person skilled in an applied art: The men were taught artisanal skills such as bricklaying and carpentry.
pertaining to or noting a high-quality or distinctive product made in small quantities, usually by hand or using traditional methods: artisanal cheese; artisanal cheesemakers.

Nearby words

  1. artillery plant,
  2. artilleryman,
  3. artio-,
  4. artiodactyl,
  5. artisan,
  6. artist,
  7. artiste,
  8. artistic,
  9. artistic director,
  10. artistry

Origin of artisanal


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