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parmigiana

[pahr-muh-zhah-nuh, -zhahn; Italian pahr-mee-jah-nah] /ˌpɑr məˈʒɑ nə, -ˈʒɑn; Italian ˌpɑr miˈdʒɑ nɑ/
adjective, Italian Cookery.
1.
cooked with Parmesan cheese:
veal parmigiana; eggplant parmigiana.
Also, parmigiano
[pahr-muh-zhah-noh; Italian pahr-mee-jah-naw] /ˌpɑr məˈʒɑ noʊ; Italian ˌpɑr miˈdʒɑ nɔ/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; < Italian, feminine of parmigiano Parmesan
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