Asiago

noun
Asi·​a·​go | \ ˌä-zhē-ˈä-(ˌ)gō How to pronounce Asiago (audio) , ˌä-sē, -shē- \
variants: or less commonly asiago

Definition of Asiago

: a cheese of Italian origin that is pungent, hard, yellow, and suitable for grating when aged and mild, semisoft, and whitish when fresh

First Known Use of Asiago

1918, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Asiago

Asiago, town in Italy

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“Asiago.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Asiago. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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