Parmigiano-Reggiano

noun

Definition of Parmigiano-Reggiano

: reggiano

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First Known Use of Parmigiano-Reggiano

1936, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Parmigiano-Reggiano

Italian, short for formaggio parmigiano-reggiano, literally, cheese of Parma and Reggio nellʼEmilia

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