fedelini

[ fed-l-ee-nee ]
/ ˌfɛd lˈi ni /

noun

an extremely fine, strand-like pasta, thinner than vermicelli.

Nearby words

  1. fed. res. bd.,
  2. fed. res. bk.,
  3. fedayee,
  4. fedayeen,
  5. feddan,
  6. federacy,
  7. federal,
  8. federal aviation administration,
  9. federal bureau of investigation,
  10. federal capital territory

Origin of fedelini

< Italian, variant of fidel(l)ini, diminutive of fidelli, Upper Italian form of filelli, plural of filello, equivalent to filo thread (< Latin filum) + -ello diminutive suffix; see -elle

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