capretto

noun

ca·​pret·​to
kəˈpret(ˌ)ō
plural caprettos
-ōz
or capretti
-(ˌ)ē
: the meat of a kid

Word History

Etymology

Italian, kid, diminutive of capra goat, from Latin, she-goat, feminine of capr-, caper goat, male goat

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“Capretto.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/capretto. Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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