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Meaning of BOLOGNA

Pronunciation:  bo'lonyâ, bu'lownee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  large smooth-textured smoked sausage of beef and veal and pork
  2. [n]  the capital of Emilia-Romagna; located in northern Italy east of the Apennines

BOLOGNA is a 7 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: Bologna sausage
 See Also: city, Emilia-Romagna, metropolis, polony, sausage, urban center



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Bo*lo"gna\, n.
1. A city of Italy which has given its name to various

2. A Bologna sausage.

{Bologna sausage} [It. salsiccia di Bologna], a large sausage
   made of bacon or ham, veal, and pork, chopped fine and
   inclosed in a skin.

{Bologna stone} (Min.), radiated barite, or barium sulphate,
   found in roundish masses composed of radiating fibers,
   first discovered near Bologna. It is phosphorescent when

{Bologna vial}, a vial of unannealed glass which will fly
   into pieces when its surface is scratched by a hard body,
   as by dropping into it a fragment of flint; whereas a
   bullet may be dropped into it without injury.

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