from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Pasta in small short tubes with diagonally cut ends.
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- n. A type of short, diagonally cut pasta.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An obsolete form of pen.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. pasta in short tubes with diagonally cut ends
Italian, pl. of penna, feather, quill pen, from Latin; see penna.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)