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focaccia

[foh-kah-chuh]
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noun, plural fo·cac·cias.
  1. a large, round, flat Italian bread, sprinkled before baking with olive oil, salt, and often herbs.

Origin of focaccia

1975–80; < Italian < Late Latin focacia (neuter plural), derivative of Latin focus hearth, perhaps with -āceus -aceous
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focaccia

noun
  1. a flat Italian bread made with olive oil and yeast

Word Origin

from Italian
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