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Definition of "extra-virgin" []

  • Alternative spelling of extra virgin. (adjective)
  • Alternative spelling of extra virgin. (noun)

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Use "extra-virgin" in a sentence
  • "The oil obtained by the first pressing, after the pits were removed, was the finest—equivalent to what we call extra-virgin today."
  • "It may be called extra-virgin, depending on the amount of acidity."
  • "Described by Ms. Rogers as "a sludge of smashed pumpkin and potato," the soup is in fact harmonious and deeply flavored. 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, plus more oil for finishing"