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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
noun: Tasting samples of a variety of similar foods or drinks.
From Latin degustare (to taste), from de- (completely) + gustare (to taste). Ultimately from the Indo-European root geus- (to taste or choose), which also gave us choice, choose, gusto, ragout, and disgust. Earliest documented use: 1651.
“We could host a chocolate degustation for the board members.”
Charlotte De Pace; Hot Chocolate; Harlequin; 2016.
See more usage examples of degustation in Vocabulary.com’s dictionary.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:The color of truth is grey. -Andre Gide, author, Nobel laureate (22 Nov 1869-1951)