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ver·mi·cel·li

 (vûr′mĭ-chĕl′ē, -sĕl′ē)
n.
Pasta in long, very thin strands.

[Italian, pl. of vermicello, diminutive of verme, worm, from Latin vermis; see wer- in Indo-European roots.]
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vermicelli

(ˌvɜːmɪˈsɛlɪ; Italian vermiˈtʃɛlli)
n
1. (Cookery) very fine strands of pasta, used in soups
2. (Cookery) tiny chocolate strands used to coat cakes, etc
[C17: from Italian: little worms, from verme a worm, from Latin vermis]
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ver•mi•cel•li

(ˌvɜr mɪˈtʃɛl i, -ˈsɛl i)

n.
(used with a sing. or pl. v.) pasta in the form of long and very fine threads.
[1660–70; < Italian]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.vermicelli - pasta in strings thinner than spaghettivermicelli - pasta in strings thinner than spaghetti
alimentary paste, pasta - shaped and dried dough made from flour and water and sometimes egg
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Translations

vermicelli

[ˌvɜːmɪˈselɪ] Nfideos mpl de cabello de ángel
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vermicelli

nFadennudeln pl, → Vermicelli pl
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No Eid table or trolley is complete without a bowl of delicious saviyaan, fine vermicelli cooked in sweetened milk.
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The sweets and vermicelli business in country has been delivering great savory experiences to citizens and visitors alike with a large number of consumers purchasing top quality sweets and delicacies for their loved ones in coming Eid Ul Fiter celebrations.
Various edibles and other items including vermicelli are being provided on discounted rates in these bazaars.
LEBANESE SPICED RICE This unique combination of rice and vermicelli with a dash of cinnamon is a must try.
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( AFP) 8 / 9 An Indian worker dries vermicelli made from saffron and milk at a workshop in Ahmedabad on May 20, 2019.
He said that their team had sealed three other food production units, including those producing vermicelli, lollypops and spices.