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maître d'

noun [C] uk   /ˌmeɪt.rəˈdiː/ us    /ˌmeɪ.t̬ɚ-/ (plural maître d's) (formal maître d'hôtel,   /ˌmeɪt.rə.dəʊˈtel/    /ˌmeɪ.t̬ɚ.doʊ-/ (plural maîtres d'hôtel))
the person in charge of a restaurant or of the people who bring food to your table in a restaurantPeople who make and serve food
(Definition of maître d' from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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