cappelletti

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noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction cap·pel·let·ti \ˌka-pə-ˈle-tē\

Definition of cappelletti

  1. :  pasta in the form of little peaked hats filled with a savory mixture

Origin and Etymology of cappelletti

Italian, plural of cappelletto, diminutive of cappello hat, from Medieval Latin cappellus cap, diminutive of Late Latin cappa head covering — more at cap


First Known Use: 1945

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