[bee-skawt-taw; English bih-skot-oh]
noun, plural bis·cot·ti [bee-skawt-tee; English bih-skot-ee] /biˈskɔt ti; English bɪˈskɒt i/. Italian.
a cookie or cracker.
- biscay green,
- biscay, bay of,
- biscayne bay,
- biscuit bread,
- biscuit tortoni,
- biscuit ware,
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Examples from the Web for biscotti
What about the scone, or the biscotti, or the lowly mandelbrot?
1990s, from Italian biscotti, plural of biscotto, from Old Italian biscotto, from Medieval Latin biscoctum (see biscuit).
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