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Line breaks: pa¦nini
Pronunciation: /pəˈniːni/
(also paninopəˈnəʊːni)

noun (plural same or paninis pəˈniːniːz)

A sandwich made with Italian bread, usually toasted.
Example sentences
  • There is prosciutto from last year hanging from a ceiling to dry-cure while 2003's batch sits on a wooden table with a basket of bread ready to make panini.
  • So I got the Italian panini with prosciutto, mozzarella and Italian dressing.
  • The take away trade was providing sandwiches in baguettes as well as panini, sliced korn loaf and white or brown scuffler.


Italian panino, literally 'bread roll'.

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Panini 2 Line breaks: Pa¦nini
Pronunciation: /ˈpɑːnɪni/
Indian grammarian. Sources vary as to when he lived, with dates ranging from the 4th to the 7th century bc. He is noted as the author of the Ashtadhyayi, a grammar of Sanskrit.

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