capellini

capellini

[kap-uh-lee-nee]
noun
pasta in long, very fine strands.

Origin:
< Italian, diminutive of capello hair

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Main Entry:  capellini
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  extremely fine-strand pasta
Etymology:  Italian for 'fine hair'
Usage:  cooking
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