arborio

[ahr-bawr-ee-oh, ‐bohr‐]

noun

a variety of cultivated short-grain rice with a high starch content: used especially for risotto.

Nearby words

  1. arboreous,
  2. arbores,
  3. arborescent,
  4. arboretum,
  5. arboriculture,
  6. arborio rice,
  7. arborist,
  8. arborite,
  9. arborization,
  10. arborize

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