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parmigiana

[ pahr-muh-zhah-nuh, -zhahn; Italian pahr-mee-jah-nah ]
/ ˌpɑr məˈʒɑ nə, -ˈʒɑn; Italian ˌpɑr miˈdʒɑ nɑ /
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adjective Italian Cookery.

cooked with Parmesan cheese: veal parmigiana; eggplant parmigiana.

Nearby words

parmaco-, parmenides, parmentier, parmesan, parmesan cheese, parmigiana, parmigianino, parmigiano, parmigiano reggiano, parnassian, parnassians
Also par·mi·gia·no [pahr-muh-zhah-noh; Italian pahr-mee-jah-naw] /ˌpɑr məˈʒɑ noʊ; Italian ˌpɑr miˈdʒɑ nɔ/.

Origin of parmigiana

1940–45; < Italian, feminine of parmigiano Parmesan

Definition for parmigiano (2 of 2)

Parmigianino

[ pahr-mi-juh-nee-noh; Italian pahr-mee-jah-nee-naw ]
/ ˌpɑr mɪ dʒəˈni noʊ; Italian ˌpɑr mi dʒɑˈni nɔ /

noun

Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola, 1503–40, Italian painter.
Also Par·mi·gia·no [pahr-mi-jah-noh; Italian pahr-meejah-naw] /ˌpɑr mɪˈdʒɑ noʊ; Italian ˌpɑrˈmidʒɑ nɔ/.
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British Dictionary definitions for parmigiano

Parmigianino

/ (Italian parmidʒaˈnino) /

noun

real name Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola. 1503–40, Italian painter, one of the originators of mannerismAlso: Parmigiano (parmiˈdʒano)
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