from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Made or covered with Parmesan cheese: eggplant parmigiana.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Cooked or served with Parmesan cheese.
- n. A cooking style in which a main ingredient is combined with cheese and coated with tomato sauce before being baked.
Italian, feminine of parmigiano, of Parma, after Parma , Italy.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Italian parmigiana (Wiktionary)