Definition of Parma ham in English:

Parma ham

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Pronunciation: /ˈpɑːmə
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • A strongly flavoured Italian cured ham, eaten uncooked and thinly sliced.
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    • I tried Parma ham, figs, prosciutto and pâté in the late Thirties, things the average family wouldn't taste until 30 years later.
    • To begin we had a mixed Antipasti with slices of a superb Parmesan cheese to go with Parma ham and salami (Italian, need you ask) and mozzarella.
    • It's ideal for barbecuing as it's robust enough to withstand the heat, especially when protected by slices of Parma ham.

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