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  • n. A long, broad, thick noodle; a type of pasta having this shape.

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  • n. pasta in flat strips wider than linguine


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  • All of a sudden my "favourite foods" of steak, coffee, chocolate cheesecake, fettuccini alfredo and Nutella were erased from the spectrum of things that were "safe", only to be replaced by tofu, beans, rice and herbal tea.

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  • I loved the fettuccini, but more than that, I treasured sitting on a barstool talking with him as he made the fettuccini twice a week.

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  • But her students also learn to cook fettuccini alfredo, apple crisp with creme anglaise, chicken enchiladas and fried rice.

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  • The other day, out of the blue, my wife Donna said to me, "Remember when we used to make fettuccini Alfredo using that Knorr powder?"

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