Bologna sausage
Bologna Bo*lo"gna, n. 1. A city of Italy which has given its name to various objects. [1913 Webster]

2. A Bologna sausage; also informally called {baloney}. [1913 Webster]

{Bologna sausage} [It. salsiccia di Bologna], a large sausage made of bacon or ham, beef, veal, and pork, cooked and smoked, chopped fine and inclosed in a skin.

{Bologna stone} (Min.), radiated barite, or barium sulphate, found in roundish masses composed of radiating fibers, first discovered near Bologna. It is phosphorescent when calcined.

{Bologna vial}, a vial of unannealed glass which will fly into pieces when its surface is scratched by a hard body, as by dropping into it a fragment of flint; whereas a bullet may be dropped into it without injury. [1913 Webster]


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  • Bologna sausage — n. US a large smoked sausage made of bacon, veal, pork suet, and other meats, and sold ready for eating. Etymology: Bologna in Italy * * * noun large smooth textured smoked sausage of beef and veal and pork • Syn: ↑bologna • Hypernyms: ↑sausage • …   Useful english dictionary

  • bologna sausage — baloney a*lo ney, n. 1. [Believed to be derived form balogna, but perhaps also influenced by blarney.] nonsense; foolishness; bunk; also used as an interjection. [Also spelled {boloney}.] [slang] [PJC] No matter how thin you slice it, it s still …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bologna sausage — /bəˌloʊnjə ˈsɒsɪdʒ/ (say buh.lohnyuh sosij) noun a large sized variety of sausage containing a mixture of meats. Also, bologna …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Bologna — Bo*lo gna, n. 1. A city of Italy which has given its name to various objects. [1913 Webster] 2. A Bologna sausage; also informally called {baloney}. [1913 Webster] {Bologna sausage} [It. salsiccia di Bologna], a large sausage made of bacon or ham …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bologna stone — Bologna Bo*lo gna, n. 1. A city of Italy which has given its name to various objects. [1913 Webster] 2. A Bologna sausage; also informally called {baloney}. [1913 Webster] {Bologna sausage} [It. salsiccia di Bologna], a large sausage made of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bologna vial — Bologna Bo*lo gna, n. 1. A city of Italy which has given its name to various objects. [1913 Webster] 2. A Bologna sausage; also informally called {baloney}. [1913 Webster] {Bologna sausage} [It. salsiccia di Bologna], a large sausage made of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bologna — [bə lō′nē; ] also [, bə lōnyə, bə lō′nə] n. [after BOLOGNA] a large smoked sausage of beef, pork, or veal, or of a mixture of these: also bologna sausage …   English World dictionary

  • Bologna (disambiguation) — Bologna may be: *Bologna, a city in Italy *the Bologna province * the 1980 Bologna massacre *the Bologna process in European higher education, named for the 1999 Bologna declaration *Bologna sausage *Bologna F.C. 1909, a major association… …   Wikipedia

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