kalamata olive love


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An edible variety of olive with a fruity flavor and meaty texture.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A small-fruited cultivar of olive originating in southern Greece around Kalamata and Mani producing a prized, high-quality oil.


After Kalamata, Greece, city around which the olives are grown.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
After the Greek city of Kalamata. (Wiktionary)


Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.