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 (kăl-zō′nē, -zōn′, käl-sō′nĕ)
A baked or fried Italian turnover of pizza dough filled with vegetables, meat, or cheese.

[Italian, pant leg, calzone, from calza, sock, from Vulgar Latin *calcea, from Latin calceus, shoe; see calceolate.]
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(Cookery) a dish of Italian origin consisting of pizza dough folded over a filling of cheese and tomatoes, herbs, ham, etc
[C20: Italian, literally: trouser leg, from calzoni trousers]
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(kælˈzoʊ ni, -neɪ, -ˈzoʊn)

a turnover made of pizza dough filled with cheese, ham, etc., and baked or deep-fried.
[1945–50; < Italian: literally, trouser leg (calzoni (pl.) trousers)]
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The wait for the main courses was worth it as Tam went for the Marcuccio calzoni, named in honour of Michael's brother (his sister Penne is also well represented on the menu).
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That is the theme of Thea Calzoni's debut novel, "Chasing Fun", the story of Australian 'Year 9' school girls, Stef (from an Italo-Australian background), Alara (whose parents are Turkish), Niki (a wild child), and Jess (a regular Aussie girl whose parents are disappointed in her first term reports).
Calzoni of Bologna, Italy, is among the most recent airport lighting manufacturers to move into the LED field, with a new concept of power supply dedicated to LFD light sources.
quella che dorme in un angolo del soggiorno, cosi piena di vita: quella che adora il parquet lucido e liscio: lo sentiamo bene tutti, noi, che in quattro mesi diventera una cosa enorme: la restituiremo alla venditrice in calzoni del Cafe Belvedere, nel cortile della sauna, questa tartaruga impossibile, dentro una massiccia scatola di cartone (con tanti buchi) dei pennarelli Pelikan, con qualche foglia di lattuga (e con una fetta di pomodoro, in piu): questo mostro che non comunica: The 'tartaruga' would fit easily into the Montalean bestiary, with its gallery of unexpected and enigmatic creatures (indeed, there are turtles among them, albeit at a later date).
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