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 (kə-nō′lē, kă-)
n. pl. can·no·lis
A fried pastry roll with a sweet creamy filling.

[Italian, pl. of cannolo, tube, diminutive of canna, reed, from Latin; see cane.]


pl n
a Sicilian pudding of pasta shells filled with sweetened ricotta


(kəˈnoʊ li)

n., pl. -li, -lis.
a deep-fried tubular pastry shell filled with sweetened ricotta and often bits of citron, chocolate, or nuts.
[1940–45; < Italian, pl. of cannolo, derivative of canna reed, cane]
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The night concluded with a spectacular Batman Fireworks display and the guests were all treated to fresh Bat macarons and fresh cannolis from a Cannoli Vending Truck Outside.
In Sicily, where everyone a connoisseur, the Pasticceria Cappello has become something of a legend where you will not only find perfect examples of all traditional Sicilian sweets as cassata and cannoli and sfinge, but you will also discover some wonderful new creations in their two shops including chocolate cake.
The instances of dumping wastes on the Cannoli canal passing through the corporation limit has also reporting been reporting after the sun set.
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Finally, enjoy dessert items such as Raspberry Mousse, Pumpkin Cheesecake, Tiramisu, and Chocolate-Chestnut Cannoli.
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