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chocolatier

[chaw-kuh-luh-teer, chok-uh-luh-, chawk-luh-, chok-luh-; French shaw-kaw-la-tyey] /ˌtʃɔ kə ləˈtɪər, ˌtʃɒk ə lə-, ˌtʃɔk lə-, ˌtʃɒk lə-; French ʃɔ kɔ laˈtyeɪ/
noun, plural chocolatiers
[chaw-kuh-luh-teerz, chok-uh-luh-, chawk-luh-, chok-luh-; French shaw-kaw-la-tyey] /ˌtʃɔ kə ləˈtɪərz, ˌtʃɒk ə lə-, ˌtʃɔk lə-, ˌtʃɒk lə-; French ʃɔ kɔ laˈtyeɪ/ (Show IPA)
1.
a person or firm that makes and sells chocolate candy.
Origin
< French; see chocolate, -ier2
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  • The works at this chocolatier are made with exquisite craftsmanship.
  • Chocolate yogurt ice cream gets chocolatier with cocoa powder.
British Dictionary definitions for chocolatier

chocolatier

/ˌtʃɒkəˈlætɪə; French ʃɔkɔlatje/
noun
1.
a person or company that makes or sells chocolate
Word Origin
French
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