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ravioli

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Pronunciation: /ˌravɪˈəʊli
 
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Definition of ravioli in English:

plural noun

Small pasta envelopes containing minced meat, fish, cheese, or vegetables, usually served with a sauce.
Example sentences
  • Place ravioli in a pasta bowl and drizzle with brown butter.
  • The pricey menu is big on fish but there are some original ravioli and pasta creations thrown in.
  • To serve, spoon some vegetables, ravioli, and saffron broth in a soup bowl and place two shad roe halves in the center.

Origin

Italian.

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