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parmigiana

[pahr-muh-zhah-nuh, -zhahn; Italian pahr-mee-jah-nah]
adjective Italian Cookery.
  1. cooked with Parmesan cheese: veal parmigiana; eggplant parmigiana.
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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

Parmigianino

[pahr-mi-juh-nee-noh; Italian pahr-mee-jah-nee-naw]
noun
  1. Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola, 1503–40, Italian painter.
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Also Par·mi·gia·no [pahr-mi-jah-noh; Italian pahr-meejah-naw] /ˌpɑr mɪˈdʒɑ noʊ; Italian ˌpɑrˈmidʒɑ nɔ/.
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Parmigianino

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