Definition of fontina in English:

fontina

Line breaks: fon|tina
Pronunciation: /fɒnˈtiːnə
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • A kind of pale yellow Italian cheese.
    More example sentences
    • Melt the butter, add the cheese - start with fontina and Gorgonzola, and add the pecorino and Parmesan last.
    • Italian varieties such as fontina and Asiago have increased in popularity.
    • Here, they're suffused with fontina and pecorino and swathed with tomato sauce.

Origin

from Italian.

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