pizza pie
noun see pizza

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  • pizza pie — noun Italian open pie made of thin bread dough spread with a spiced mixture of e.g. tomato sauce and cheese • Syn: ↑pizza • Hypernyms: ↑dish • Hyponyms: ↑sausage pizza, ↑pepperoni pizza, ↑cheese pizza, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pizza pie — noun A pizza …   Wiktionary

  • pizza pie — /ˈpitsə paɪ/ (say peetsuh puy) noun Obsolete a pizza …   Australian English dictionary

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  • pizza — /peet seuh/, n. a flat, open faced baked pie of Italian origin, consisting of a thin layer of bread dough topped with spiced tomato sauce and cheese, often garnished with anchovies, sausage slices, mushrooms, etc. Also called pizza pie. [1930 35; …   Universalium

  • pizza — [20] Italian pizza is quite a broad term, signifying ‘cake’, ‘tart’ or ‘pie’ and encompassing dishes as diverse as a closed fruit pie and a flat bread dough base with a topping. It is the latter, of course, that brought the word into English. At… …   The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • pizza — [20] Italian pizza is quite a broad term, signifying ‘cake’, ‘tart’ or ‘pie’ and encompassing dishes as diverse as a closed fruit pie and a flat bread dough base with a topping. It is the latter, of course, that brought the word into English. At… …   Word origins

  • pizza table — noun a) A small, inedible, table shaped object that sits on a pizza pie and holds up the top of the box the pie lies in, preventing it from settling into the pie. b) A table on which pizza is served or eaten …   Wiktionary

  • pizza — noun /piːtsə/ a) A baked Italian dish of a thinly rolled bread dough crust typically topped before baking with tomato sauce, cheese and other ingredients such as meat, vegetables or fruit. a slice of pizza …   Wiktionary

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