Definition of patissier in English:

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patissier

Pronunciation: /pätisˈyā/

noun (plural pronounced same)

A maker or seller of pastries and cakes.
Example sentences
  • The cheeses are splendid and there is a first-rate patissier on the team.
  • The chef and patissier William Curley, 33, knows all about sourcing the right ingredients.
  • It is unusual to find a good saucier who is also an able patissier.

Origin

Mid 19th century: French.

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