noun Usually Facetious.
a person skilled in making mixed drinks; bartender.
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Origin of mixologist
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jocular a person who serves drinks, esp cocktails, at a bar
music a person skilled at mixing sounds in recording or live performance
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"bartender," 1856, jocular slang formation from mix (v.) + ending from the sciences.
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