panatela

noun
pan·​a·​tela | \ ˌpa-nə-ˈte-lə How to pronounce panatela (audio) \
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Definition of panatela

: a long slender straight-sided cigar

First Known Use of panatela

1847, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for panatela

Spanish, from American Spanish, a long thin biscuit, ultimately from Latin panis bread

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“Panatela.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/panatela. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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