fritto misto

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noun frit·to mi·sto \ˈfrē-(ˌ)tō-ˈmē-(ˌ)stō\

Definition of fritto misto

  1. :  small morsels of meat, seafood, or vegetables coated with batter and deep fried

Origin and Etymology of fritto misto

Italian, literally, mixed fried (food)


First Known Use: 1903


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