rigatoni
noun Etymology: Italian, plural, from rigato furrowed, fluted, from past participle of rigare to furrow, flute, from riga line, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German rīga line — more at row Date: circa 1923 pasta made in short wide fluted tubes

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  • Rigatoni — is a form of tube shaped pasta. It is larger than penne and ziti. Rigatoni is usually ridged and the tube s end does not terminate at an angle, like penne.Rigatoni can be coupled with many different sauces, from creamy to chunky. Consequently,… …   Wikipedia

  • Rigatoni — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Rigatoni de Barilla, una forma corta de la pasta El rigatoni es un tipo de pasta en forma de tubo con estrías en su superficie exterior. La intención de estas rugosidades es la de poder ofrecer mayor superficie de… …   Wikipedia Español

  • rigatoni — short, hollow, fluted tubes of pasta, 1930, from It. rigatooni, pl. of rigato, pp. of rigare to draw a line, to make fluting …   Etymology dictionary

  • rigatoni — [rig΄ə tō′nē] n. [It, pl. < rigato, pp. of rigare, to mark with lines < riga, line] pasta in the form of short, wide tubes with lengthwise ridges …   English World dictionary

  • Rigatoni — Tortiglioni Tortiglioni oder auch Succhietti (von dem italienischen Wort für „Bohrerspitzen“) oder Rigatoni (von dem italienischen Wort für „Linierung“) sind verschiedene Formen kurzer Röhrennudeln mit gerillter Oberfläche. Sie werden meistens… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rigatoni — Ri|ga|to|ni die (Plur.) <aus gleichbed. ital. rigatoni zu rigato, Part. Perf. von rigare »linieren«> kurze, röhrenförmige Nudeln mit ↑kannelierter od. gewellter Oberfläche (Gastr.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • rigatoni — /rig euh toh nee/, n. a tubular pasta in short, ribbed pieces. [1925 30; < It (n. pl.), equiv. to rigat(o) furrowed, lined, striped (ptp. of rigare, deriv. of riga a line < Langobardic *riga) + oni pl. aug. suffix] * * * …   Universalium

  • rigatoni — noun a ribbed tubular form of pasta, larger than penne but with square cut ends, often slightly curved …   Wiktionary

  • Rigatoni — Ri|ga|to|ni <Pl.>: kurze, röhrenförmige Nudeln mit gerillter od. gewellter Oberfläche …   Universal-Lexikon

  • rigatoni — rig|a|to|ni [ˌrıgəˈtəuni US ˈtouni] n [U] a type of ↑pasta in the shape of short tubes …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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