cannoli

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noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction can·no·li \kə-ˈnō-lē, ka-\

Definition of cannoli

  1. :  a deep-fried tube of pastry filled with sweetened and flavored ricotta cheese

Origin and Etymology of cannoli

Italian, plural of cannolo small tube, diminutive of canna


CANNOLI Defined for English Language Learners

cannoli

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Definition of cannoli for English Language Learners

  • : a type of pastry filled with sweetened cheese

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