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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A yellow Italian cheese suitable for grating when aged.

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  • proper noun a commune near Vicenza in the Veneto, Italy

Etymologies

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

[After Asiago, Italy, commune where it originated.]

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The name is from Germanic; see German schlagen and Cimbran Slege.

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