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Linguine (, ) is a form of pasta – like fettuccine and trenette, but elliptical in section rather than flat.

linguini n : pasta in long slender flat strips [syn: {linguine}]


Spaghetti is a long, thin, cylindrical pasta of Italian origin. Spaghetti is made of semolina or flour and water.

spaghetti n : pasta in the form of long strings

Spaghetti \Spa*ghet"ti\, n. [It.] A variety or macaroni made in tubes of small diameter. [1913 Webster]

Data Sources:

  • linguini: WordNet (r) 2.0
  • spaghetti: WordNet (r) 2.0
  • spaghetti: The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.44

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