[ ga-stron-uh-mee ]
/ gæˈstrɒn ə mi /
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the art or science of good eating.
a style of cooking or eating.
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OTHER WORDS FROM gastronomygas·tro·nom·ic [gas-truh-nom-ik], /ˌgæs trəˈnɒm ɪk/, gas·tro·nom·i·cal, adjectivegas·tro·nom·i·cal·ly, adverb
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How to use gastronomy in a sentence
And America—more Latino, more Asian, and more gastronomically adventurous than ever—seemed to be following suit.Why Los Angeles Is the Best Food Town in America|Andrew Romano|November 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Gastronomically and aesthetically, he has a better time in Paris; but it is in Oxford that most of his ten interviewees live.“Why Does the World Exist?” by Jim Holt: Review|Anthony Gottlieb|July 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I reflected that, gastronomically, Master Paul had probably enjoyed himself better than ourselves.A Top-Floor Idyl|George van Schaick
Thus he was sitting after five silent minutes, which both Mary and Boller had improved gastronomically, when Wilkins entered.In And Out|Edgar Franklin
British Dictionary definitions for gastronomy
/ (ɡæsˈtrɒnəmɪ) /
the art of good eating
the type of cookery of a particular regionthe gastronomy of Provence
Word Origin for gastronomy
C19: from French gastronomie, from Greek gastronomia, from gastēr stomach; see -nomy
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