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One entry found for vermicelli.
Main Entry: ver·mi·cel·li
Pronunciation: secondarystressvschwar-mschwa-primarystresschel-emacron, -primarystresssel-
Function: noun
Etymology: from Italian vermicelli "pasta similar to but thinner than spaghetti," literally, "little worms," from verme "worm," from Latin vermis "worm" --related to VERMIN --see Word History at VERMIN
: a pasta that is thinner than spaghetti

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