Origin of mortadella
Examples from the Web for mortadella
Mortadella, a favorite Italian sausage, is made from lean pork ham meat chopped very fine.
I wish I could send a man from Fortnum and Mason's out to you with a chunk of mortadella.The Letters of Henry James (volume I)|Henry James
This time his look was indignant as he exclaimed: "But, signor, it is mortadella!"Kentucky in American Letters, v. 2 of 2|John Wilson Townsend
Hence the mortadella a mortatula, still so calld by the Italians, perhaps the of Athenæus, deip.Sylva, Vol. 1 (of 2)|John Evelyn