olio
noun (plural olios) Etymology: modification of Spanish olla Date: circa 1643 1. olla podrida 1 2. a. a miscellaneous mixture ; hodgepodge b. a miscellaneous collection (as of literary or musical selections)

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  • Olio — may refer to: Olio is an English name for the Spanish stew also known as Olla podrida Aglio e Olio, an Italian pasta dish Aglio e Olio (EP), an EP by the Beastie Boys, released in 1995 Nancy Dell Olio (or Annunziata Dell Olio), Italian property… …   Wikipedia

  • olio — / ɔljo/ s.m. [lat. ŏleum, dal gr. élaion ]. 1. a. [sostanza liquida, untuosa, insolubile in acqua, di varia origine e composizione: o. di fegato di merluzzo ]. b. [sostanza derivante dalla pressatura delle olive, di semi e d altro, usata come… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • Olio — O li*o ([=o] l[i^]*[ o] or [=o]l y[ o]), n. [Sp. olla a round earthen pot, a dish of boiled or stewed meat, fr. L. olla a pot, dish. Cf. {Olla}, {Olla podrida}.] 1. A dish of stewed meat of different kinds. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Besides a good… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Olio — Nom catalan, portant en principe l accent tonique sur la dernière syllabe (Olió). Sens incertain. Je pense pour ma part à une variante ou une forme voisine de Oliu (= olivier), comme le montre la variante Olieu, parfois rencontrée, mais Moll… …   Noms de famille

  • olio — index melange Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • olio — olió interj. – Vai! – var. olea, oleu, oleleu, oleoleo. Creaţie expresivă, cf. aoleu. – Der. olălău, s.n. (gălăgie, larmă, scandal); olicăi (var. olicări, olecăi), vb. refl. (a se plînge, a se jelui); olecăitură, s.f. (înv., plîngere). Pentru… …   Dicționar Român

  • olio — (n.) medley dish of Iberian origin, 1640s, from Sp. olla, Port. olha, both from V.L. olla pot, jar. Sense transferred to any mixture or medley …   Etymology dictionary

  • ólio — s. m. Aranha grande africana …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • olio — m. óleo …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • olio — [ō′lē ō΄] n. pl. olios [< Sp olla: see OLLA] 1. a highly spiced stew of meat and vegetables; olla 2. a collection, or miscellany, as of musical numbers …   English World dictionary

  • olio — ò·lio s.m. 1. FO sostanza liquida e untuosa che non si scioglie in acqua, di origine vegetale, animale o minerale, con caratteristiche e proprietà varie a seconda del tipo | TS chim. → olio grasso 2. FO ciascuno degli oli vegetali, spec. di oliva …   Dizionario italiano

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