noun can·u·ti·llo \ˌkan(y)əˈtē(ˌ)ō\

Definition of canutillo



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Origin and Etymology of canutillo

Mexican Spanish, from Spanish canutillo, cañutillo little tube, diminutive of canuto, cañuto tube, pipe, section of cane, from Arabic dialect (Spain) qannūt, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin cannutus of cane, from Latin canna cane — more at cane

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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