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pappardelle

[ pap-er-del-ee, ‐del-ey ]
/ ˌpæp ərˈdɛl i, ‐ˈdɛl eɪ /
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noun
flat pasta cut in wide strips.
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Origin of pappardelle

First recorded in 1895–1900; from Italian; plural of pappardella, probably derivative of pappare “to gobble up”
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British Dictionary definitions for pappardelle

pappardelle
/ (ˌpæpɑːˈdɛlɪ) /

noun
a type of pasta in the form of broad ribbons

Word Origin for pappardelle

C20: Italian, from pappare to devour
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