noun, plural fo·cac·cias.

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 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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a flat Italian bread made with olive oil and yeast

Word Origin for focaccia

from Italian
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