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minestrone

Syllabification: min·e·stro·ne
Pronunciation: /ˌminəˈstrōnē
 
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Definition of minestrone in English:

noun

A thick soup containing vegetables and pasta.
Example sentences
  • Use the leftover pesto for other pasta dishes, stir it into minestrone and other Italian soups, or use it in sandwiches or as a topping for pizza.
  • Homey minestrone is a hit (many entrées come with soup or a house salad, pizza among them).
  • The minestrone is thin chicken-vegetable soup.

Origin

Italian.

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