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    cookery vs cooking

    What is the difference between " cookery" and " cooking"?

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    Re: cookery vs cooking

    Quote Originally Posted by belly_ttt View Post
    What is the difference between " cookery" and " cooking"?
    cookery - the art or practice of cooking; the art of preparing food

    cooking - the act of a person or thing that cooks

    Thus, cookery is the art of cooking while cooking is the act of preparing food.

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