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linguine

noun lin·gui·ne \liŋ-ˈgwē-nē\

Simple Definition of linguine

  • : a type of pasta that is long, thin, and flat

Full Definition of linguine

  1. :  narrow flat pasta

Variants of linguine

or lin·gui·ni play \liŋ-ˈgwē-nē\

Origin of linguine

Italian, plural of linguina, diminutive of lingua tongue, from Latin


First Known Use: circa 1948


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