kalamata

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noun, often capitalized ka·la·ma·ta \ˌkä-lə-ˈmä-tə, ˌka-\
variants: or less commonly

Definition of kalamata

  1. :  a brine-cured black olive grown in Greece

Origin and Etymology of kalamata

Kalamata, port in Greece


First Known Use: 1978


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