Definition of dolma
dolmadesplay \dōl-ˈmä-(ˌ)thēz, dȯl-, däl-\
: a stuffed grape leaf or vegetable shell
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Origin and Etymology of dolma
Turkish, literally, something stuffed
First Known Use: circa 1889See Words from the same year
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