from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Prepared with tomatoes, onions, mushrooms, herbs, and sometimes wine: chicken cacciatore.
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- adj. Prepared in an Italian style with wine, mushrooms, spices and tomatoes.
Italian, hunter, from cacciare, to hunt, from Vulgar Latin *captiāre; see chase1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)