polenta

noun po·len·ta \ pō-ˈlen-tə , pə- , -ˌtä \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of polenta

:mush made of chestnut meal, cornmeal, semolina, or farina

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Origin and Etymology of polenta

Italian, from Latin, crushed and hulled barley; akin to Latin pollen fine flour


Polenta

biographical name Po·len·ta \ pō-ˈlen-tə \

Definition of Polenta

Francesca da died 1283(or 1284) Fran*ces*ca da Ri*mi*ni play \ˌfran-ˈche-skə-dä-ˈri-mə-(ˌ)nē, ˌfrän-, -ˈrē-\ Italian noblewoman famous for tragic adulterous love affair

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