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  1. cannolinoun

    tubes of fried pasta, filled with ricotta or similar cream cheese, and flavorings, eaten as a dessert; typical of Sicily.

    Etymology: From cannoli, little tubes.

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  1. Cannoli

    Cannoli are Sicilian pastry desserts. The singular is cannolo, meaning "little tube", with the etymology stemming from the Latin "canna", or reed. Cannoli originated in Sicily and are an essential part of Sicilian cuisine. They are also popular in Italian American cuisine and in the United States are known as a general Italian pastry, while they are specifically Sicilian in origin. In Italy they are commonly known as "cannoli siciliani", Sicilian cannoli. Cannoli consist of tube-shaped shells of fried pastry dough, filled with a sweet, creamy filling usually containing ricotta. They range in size from "cannulicchi", no bigger than a finger, to the fist-sized proportions typically found south of Palermo, Sicily.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cannoli in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cannoli in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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