provolone
noun Etymology: Italian, augmentative of provola, a kind of cheese Date: 1912 a usually firm pliant often smoked cheese of Italian origin

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  • provolone — 1946, from It., augmentative of provola cheese made from buffalo milk, from M.L. probula, of uncertain origin. Il nome non ha una derivazione precisa. L etimologia, secondo alcuni, fa pensare alla parola napoletana prova provola con cui in… …   Etymology dictionary

  • provolone — [prō΄və lō′nē, präv΄əlōn′] n. [It] a hard, light colored Italian cheese, usually smoked and molded in a pear shaped form …   English World dictionary

  • Provolone — Infobox Cheese name = Provolone othernames = country = Italy regiontown = Southern Italy region = town = source = Cows pasteurised = Depends on variety texture = Semi hard fat = protein = dimensions = weight = aging = at least 4 months… …   Wikipedia

  • provolone — /proh veuh loh nee/, n. a mellow light colored, Italian cheese, usually smoked after drying. Also called provolone cheese. [1945 50; < It, equiv. to provol(a) kind of cheese (of debated origin) + one aug. suffix] * * * ▪ cheese       cow s milk… …   Universalium

  • provolone — ˌprōvəˈlōnē noun also provolone cheese ( s) Etymology: Italian provolone, aug. of provola : an often pear shaped cheese of stringy texture made of plastic curd, molded in various forms, and hung in a net to cure …   Useful english dictionary

  • provolone — {{#}}{{LM P46932}}{{〓}} {{[}}provolone{{]}} ‹pro·vo·lo·ne› {{《}}▍ s.m.{{》}} Queso semiduro elaborado con leche de vaca originario del sur de Italia (país europeo) …   Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

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