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maccaroni

[mak-uh-roh-nee] /ˌmæk əˈroʊ ni/
noun, plural maccaronis, maccaronies.
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  • maccaroni prosecuted the case and represented the state at the sentencing.
  • maccaroni presented the case to the state grand jury.
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macaroni

/ˌmækəˈrəʊnɪ/
noun (pl) -nis, -nies
1.
pasta tubes made from wheat flour
2.
(in 18th-century Britain) a dandy who affected foreign manners and style
Word Origin
C16: from Italian (Neapolitan dialect) maccarone, probably from Greek makaria food made from barley

maccaroni

/ˌmækəˈrəʊnɪ/
noun (pl) -nis, -nies
1.
a variant spelling of macaroni
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