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postpositive (of a dish) cooked or served with Parmesan cheese.‘eggplant Parmigiana’
- ‘Most spaghetti, lasagna, and Parmigiana dishes run about 1,000 calories.’
- ‘Veal Parmigiana is one of nearly a dozen ways to cook veal cutlet.’
- ‘The extensive menu offers lunch and dinner portions of Italian favorites such as lasagna, manicotti, ravioli, chicken Parmigiana and stuffed shells.’
Italian, feminine of Parmigiano ‘of Parma’.
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