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crostini

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noun plural cros·ti·ni \krȯ-ˈstē-nē\

Definition of crostini

  1. :  small slices of usually toasted bread topped with a spread or other food



Origin and Etymology of crostini

Italian, plural of crostino, from crosta crust, rind, from Latin crusta shell, crust — more at crust


First Known Use: 1945


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