pastitsio

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noun pas·ti·tsio \pä-ˈstēt-sē-(ˌ)ō\
variants: or less commonly

pastitso

play \pä-ˈstēt-(ˌ)sō\

Definition of pastitsio

  1. :  a Greek baked dish made of ground meat layered with pasta and usually topped with white sauce and cheese

Origin and Etymology of pastitsio

Modern Greek, from Italian pasticcio


First Known Use: circa 1950


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