tramezzino

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Italian.

Noun[edit]

tramezzino (plural tramezzini)

  1. A usually triangular sandwich constructed from two slices of soft crustless white bread, popular in Italy.

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Coined as a substitute term for sandwich during the Italianization process of Fascist Italy.
Surface analysis: tramezzo (literally in the middle) +‎ -ino (diminutive suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /trameˈd͡ːzino/, [t̪r̺a.med̪ˈd̪͡z̪iː.n̺o]
  • Hyphenation: tra‧mez‧zì‧no

Noun[edit]

tramezzino m (plural tramezzini)

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  1. A sandwich made from two or three slices of pancarré.

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