marengo

adjective, often capitalized
ma·​ren·​go | \ mə-ˈreŋ-(ˌ)gō How to pronounce marengo (audio) \

Definition of marengo

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of, consisting of, or served with a sauce of mushrooms, tomatoes, olives, oil, and wine veal marengo

Marengo

geographical name
Ma·​ren·​go | \ mä-ˈreŋ-(ˌ)gō How to pronounce Marengo (audio) \

Definition of Marengo (Entry 2 of 2)

village in the region of Piedmont in northwestern Italy

First Known Use of marengo

Adjective

1872, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for marengo

Adjective

French, from Marengo, village in northwest Italy

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27 Jan 2020

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“Marengo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/marengo. Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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