from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A sauce for pasta containing eggs, minced bacon or ham, grated cheese, and seasonings.
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- n. Spaghetti carbonara
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- n. sauce for pasta; contains eggs and bacon or ham and grated cheese
Italian (alla) carbonara, (from) a charcoal grill, from carbone, charcoal, from Latin carbō, carbōn-; see carbon.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From the Italian carbonara (Wiktionary)