provolone

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noun pro·vo·lo·ne \ˌprō-və-ˈlō-nē, ˈprō-və-ˌlōn\

Definition of provolone

  1. :  a usually firm pliant often smoked cheese of Italian origin

Origin and Etymology of provolone

Italian, augmentative of provola, a kind of cheese


First Known Use: 1912


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