A dish of cannelloni filled with spinach and cheese.
cannelloni definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Italian plural of cannellone, a hollow noodle, literally , small tube, augmentative of cannello, a tube, joint of cane, diminutive of canna, cane
cannelloni definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Pasta in large-sized tubes.
- A dish consisting of such tubes stuffed with meat, vegetables, or cheese and baked in a tomato or cream sauce.
Origin: Italian, pl. of cannellone, tubular soup noodle, from cannello, small tube, diminutive of canna, reed, from Latin; see cane.