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prosciutto

Line breaks: pro|sciutto
Pronunciation: /prəˈʃuːtəʊ
 
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Definition of prosciutto in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Raw cured Italian ham, eaten especially in thin slices as an hors d’oeuvre.
Example sentences
  • Then, in a glass bowl, mix the ground pancetta and prosciutto with the ground Italian sausage.
  • Wonderfully ripe figs and prosciutto sliced thin as silk stockings dovetail gracefully with the help of a dense balsamic vinaigrette.
  • Today, use such cured meats as ham, prosciutto, bacon, and pancetta for the hints of salt, nuts, and spice that curing imparts.

Origin

Italian.

Words that rhyme with prosciutto

Bhutto, butoh, Maputo, Pluto, ritenuto, sostenuto, tenuto

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