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bologna

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noun bo·lo·gna \bə-ˈlō-nē also -nyə, -nə\

Simple Definition of bologna

  • : a wide cooked sausage that is cut into thin pieces and eaten in sandwiches

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of bologna

  1. :  a large smoked sausage of beef, veal, and pork; also :  a sausage made (as of turkey) to resemble bologna

Variants of bologna

also

baloney

\bə-ˈlō-nē\

Origin and Etymology of bologna

short for Bologna sausage, from Bologna, Italy


First Known Use: 1596


Bologna

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geographical name Bo·lo·gna \bō-ˈlō-nyä\

Definition of Bologna

  1. commune N Italy ∗ of Emilia-Romagna at foot of the Apennines pop 379,964

Bolognan

play \bə-ˈlō-nyən\ or

Bolognese

play \ˌbō-lə-ˈnēz, -ˈnēs, -ˈnyēz, -ˈnyēs\ adjective or noun


Variants of bologna

or ancient

Bononia

play \bə-ˈnō-nē-ə\

BOLOGNA Defined for Kids

bologna

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noun bo·lo·gna \bə-ˈlō-nē\

Definition of bologna for Students

  1. :  a large smoked sausage usually made of beef, veal, and pork




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