latticinio

noun

lat·​ti·​ci·​nio
ˌlatəˈchēn(ˌ)yō
plural latticini
-ē(ˌ)nē
: a glass or glassware containing milk-white canes or threads and made principally in Murano near Venice

Word History

Etymology

Italian, dairy product, cheese, butter, from Late Latin lacticinium, from Latin lact-, lac milk

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“Latticinio.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/latticinio. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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