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fusilli

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noun fu·sil·li \fyü-ˈsi-lē, -ˈsē-\

Definition of fusilli

  1. :  spiral-shaped pasta



Origin and Etymology of fusilli

Italian, plural of fusillo, from Italian dialect (southern Italy), diminutive of fuso spindle, from Latin fusus


First Known Use: 1948

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