noun dol·ma \ˌdōl-ˈmä, ˈdl-mə, ˈdäl-\
plural dolmas or dol·ma·des \dōl-ˈmä-(ˌ)thēz, dl-, däl-\

Definition of DOLMA

:  a stuffed grape leaf or vegetable shell

Origin of DOLMA

Turkish, literally, something stuffed
First Known Use: circa 1889


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