Definition of pomodoro in English:

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Pronunciation: /pɒməˈdɔːrəʊ/


Denoting a sauce made from tomatoes, typically served with pasta: a low-calorie pomodoro sauce is the way to go if you’re planning on enjoying some pasta [postpositive]: the spaghetti pomodoro was very good
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  • In their hands, the penne pomodoro - a relatively common entree - was revelatory.
  • The local restaurant was serving mahi-mahi and shrimp pomodoro.
  • Starters included garlic pizza bread, an antipasto sharing plate for 10 euros, bruschetta pomodoro for 6.50, and some very inexpensive minestrone soup for 3.50.


Italian, 'tomato'.

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