ziti
noun (plural ziti) Etymology: Italian, plural of zito, alteration of zita piece of tubular pasta, probably short for maccheroni di zita, literally, bride's macaroni Date: circa 1845 medium-sized tubular pasta

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  • ziti — interj. LTR(Lel) kartojant šaukiamos žąsys: Ant svotelio lūpelių avižėlės augo, ziti ziti, žąselės, avižėlių lesti! NS851 …   Dictionary of the Lithuanian Language

  • Ziti — al forno. Los ziti (singular: zito) son un tipo de pasta italiana de grano duro, de forma cilíndrica (parecidos a los macarrones) y con la superficie lisa (no estriada, como la de los rigatoni o tortiglioni). Se trata de una pasta muy empleada en …   Wikipedia Español

  • ziti — (n.) type of tubular pasta, plural of zita (1845), from Italian …   Etymology dictionary

  • ziti — [tsē′tē, zēt′ē] n. pasta in the shape of tubes of medium width, with an outer surface that is either smooth or ridged …   English World dictionary

  • ziti — /zee tee/, n. Italian Cookery. a tubular pasta in short pieces, similar to rigatoni, often baked in a tomato sauce. Also, zitti. [1925 30; < It zite, ziti, pl. of ZITA, ZITO, of uncert. orig.] * * * …   Universalium

  • ziti — zi•ti [[t]ˈzi ti[/t]] n. coo (used with a sing. or pl. v.) a tubular pasta in short pieces, often baked in a tomato sauce • Etymology: 1925–30; < It zite, ziti, pl. of zita, zito, said to be ellipsis from maccheroni di zita lit., bride s… …   From formal English to slang

  • ziti — noun medium sized tubular pasta in short pieces • Hypernyms: ↑pasta, ↑alimentary paste * * * ziti see zita …   Useful english dictionary

  • ziti — noun a type of pasta …   Wiktionary

  • ZITI — Sidari Corporation (Business » NASDAQ Symbols) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • zìtǐ — [ref dict= Universal (Ch Ru) ]字体[/ref] …   Chinese phonetic list

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