adjective tor·til·lé \¦tȯ(r)tē¦(y)ā\

Definition of tortillé


  1. :  wreathed with a spirally twisted band

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Origin and Etymology of tortillé

French, from past participle of tortiller to twist, wind, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin tortiliare, from Latin tortilis twisted — more at tortile

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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