Definition of peperino in English:

peperino

Line breaks: pep¦er|ino
Pronunciation: /ˌpɛpəˈriːnəʊ/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun

[mass noun]
A light porous (especially brown) volcanic rock formed of small grains of sand, cinders, etc.

Origin

17th century: Italian, from pepere 'pepper' on account of its grainy appearance.

Definition of peperino in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day flippant
Pronunciation: ˈflɪp(ə)nt
adjective
not showing a serious or respectful attitude