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Parmigiana

Syllabification: Par·mi·gia·na
Pronunciation: /ˌpärməˈZHänə
 
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Definition of Parmigiana in English:

adjective

[postpositive]
(Of a dish) cooked or served with Parmesan cheese: eggplant Parmigiana
More example sentences
  • Veal Parmigiana is one of nearly a dozen ways to cook veal cutlet.
  • The extensive menu offers lunch and dinner portions of Italian favorites such as lasagna, manicotti, ravioli, chicken Parmigiana and stuffed shells.
  • Most spaghetti, lasagna, and Parmigiana dishes run about 1,000 calories.

Origin

Italian, feminine of Parmigiano 'of Parma'.

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