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Meaning of “pizza” in the English Dictionary

"pizza" in British English

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pizzanoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈpiːt.sə/ (US old-fashioned also pizza pie)
A1 a ​largecircle of ​flatbreadbaked with ​cheese, ​tomatoes, and sometimes ​meat and ​vegetablesspread on ​top: a ​slice of pizza I like ​lots of different pizza toppings. a deep-pan (US deep-dish) pizza

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(Definition of pizza from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"pizza" in American English

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pizzanoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈpit·sə/
a ​flat, usually round ​bread that is ​bakedcovered with ​tomatosauce, ​cheese, and often ​pieces of ​vegetables or ​meat: [U] a ​slice of pizza [C] I phoned for a pizza.
(Definition of pizza from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pizza”
in Korean 피자…
in Arabic بيتزا…
in Malaysian piza…
in French pizza…
in Russian пицца…
in Chinese (Traditional) 比薩…
in Italian pizza…
in Turkish pizza…
in Polish pizza…
in Spanish pizza…
in Vietnamese món piza…
in Portuguese pizza…
in Thai พิซซ่า…
in German die Pizza…
in Catalan pizza…
in Japanese ピザ, ピッツァ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 比萨饼…
in Indonesian pizza…
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