Definition of pizza in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈpiːtsə
, ˈpɪtsə/


  • A dish of Italian origin, consisting of a flat round base of dough baked with a topping of tomatoes and cheese, typically with added meat, fish, or vegetables: a cheese and tomato pizza [mass noun]: a slice of pizza [as modifier]: a pizza restaurant
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    • Strew the mozzarella and tomatoes over the pizzas, then add the pancetta, ruffling it up a bit.
    • It is naturally, an Italian restaurant, and pizzas play an important role on its menu.
    • It would be very sad if all French cooks could manage was pizzas, steaks and burgers.


Italian, literally 'pie'.

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