minestra

noun
mi·​nes·​tra | \ mə̇ˈnestrə \
plural -s

Definition of minestra

: Italian vegetable soup : minestrone

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History and Etymology for minestra

Italian, from minestrare to serve minestra, dish up, from Latin ministrare to serve, dish up

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“Minestra.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/minestra. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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