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caffe latte

noun caf·fe lat·te \ˈkä-(ˌ)fā-ˈlä-(ˌ)tā\

Simple Definition of caffe latte

  • : a drink that is made by mixing a type of strong coffee (called espresso) with hot milk

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of caffe latte

  1. :  espresso mixed with hot or steamed milk

Origin and Etymology of caffe latte

Italian caffelatte, short for caffè e latte coffee and milk

First Known Use: 1927

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