caterer

[key-ter-er]
noun
1.
one whose business is to provide food, supplies, and sometimes service at social gatherings.
2.
one who caters.

Origin:
1585–95; cater + -er1

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caterer (ˈkeɪtərə)
 
n
a person who caters, esp one who as a profession provides food for large social events, etc

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Word Origin & History

caterer
1592 (earlier simply cater, c.1400), aphetic from acatour, from O.N.Fr. acatour "buyer" (see cater).
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Example sentences
Caterer's equipment must be delivered and removed within the contracted hours
  only.
Our database of restaurant and caterer inspection reports.
Groups planning to serve food and/or beverages at an event must use a licensed
  caterer.
The establishment is the central location from which the caterer route is
  serviced, not each vehicle, or cart.
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