fettuccine
or fettuccini or fettucine or fettucini noun plural but singular or plural in construction Etymology: Italian, plural of fettuccina, diminutive of fettuccia small slice, ribbon, diminutive of fetta slice, probably alteration of *offetta, from offa flour cake, from Latin Date: 1912 pasta in the form of narrow ribbons; also a dish of which fettuccine forms the base

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