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tagliatelle

Syllabification: ta·gli·a·tel·le
Pronunciation: /ˌtälyəˈtelē/

Definition of tagliatelle in English:

noun

Pasta in long ribbons.
Example sentences
  • Daniela, our other teen, she from Cancun, chatters away at everyone in Spanish, English, French, and even the occasional Chinese, while waiting to cook off the vegetable tagliatelle.
  • Serve hot on a bed of tagliatelle al dente and sprinkle some freshly-grated Parmesan cheese over it.
  • The duck breast with fruit, tagliatelle with mullet fillets, and kebabs with spinach are particularly good.

Origin

Italian, from tagliare 'to cut'.

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