Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A small casing of pasta with any of various fillings, such as chopped meat or cheese.
  • n. A dish made with ravioli.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Small square parcels of pasta filled with meat, cheese, spinach etc.
  • n. A dish made with ravioli.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. small circular or square cases of dough with savory fillings

Etymologies

Italian, pl. of raviolo, perhaps from dialectal rava, turnip, from Latin rāpa.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Italian (Wiktionary)

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