commis


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commis

(ˈkɒmɪs; ˈkɒmɪ)
n, pl -mis
an agent or deputy
adj
(Professions) (of a waiter or chef) apprentice
[C16 (meaning: deputy): from French, from commettre to employ, commit]
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Seulement, et a rebours d'actes criminels similaires, le ou les malfrats ayant commis ce forfait n'ont force aucune porte ni detruit une fenetre pour penetrer dans la maison.
They will face off against South Wales's Andrew Tabberner, 22, chef de partie at Coast Restaurant, Saundersfoot and Vivienne Read, 20, a commis chef at Celtic Manor Resort, Newport.
Runner-up to Cool Mover was Mansfview, who also chased home Commis Chef (fifth in Friday's race) when he broke Night Trooper's record.
Deux crimes commis en moins d'une annee par la meme personne.
Manresa earns three stars, Commis and Campton Place move up to two stars
A FAMILY-run Stokesley bistro has employed Jordan Hinchcliffe as commis chef after he successfully completed his apprenticeship.
New York fire commis sioner Daniel Nigro said the woman is believed to be the mother of all eight children.
ZOE Turnecliff, apprentice commis chef - pastry at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Birmingham, has been named as the Hospitality Advanced Apprentice Award 2015 winner.
Andrew's commis chef for the competition was his Michelin star head chef Will Holland, who shared in the celebration.
After arriving in Lyon, Team UK found themselves with a broken blender, leading Kristian Curtis, sous chef at The Cross and award-winning commis at the last Bocuse, to travel to Lyon with a replacement.