ciabatta(redirected from ciabatta breads)
A porous bread with a crispy crust, baked in a flattish, usually oblong loaf.
[Italian ciabatta, slipper, worn-out shoe, ciabatta (from the loaf's shape); akin to Old French chavate, savate, old slipper, and Portuguese sapato and Spanish zapato, shoe, of unknown origin.]
(Cookery) a type of open-textured bread made with olive oil
[C20: from Italian, literally: slipper]
ciabatta[tʃəˈbætə] n → ciabatta f
n → Ciabatta nt