Definitions

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

  • noun A baked or fried Italian turnover of pizza dough filled with vegetables, meat, or cheese.

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  • noun A baked Italian turnover made of pizza dough and stuffed with cheese and other toppings.

Etymologies

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

[Italian, pant leg, calzone, from calza, sock, from Vulgar Latin *calcea, from Latin calceus, shoe; see calceolate.]

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From Italian.

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  • A sorted of pizza folded over on itself.

    November 27, 2007