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Date: 1900-2000
Language: Italian
Origin: 'Capuchin' (= type of holy man who wears gray clothes, said to look like the coffee)

cappuccino

noun
     
Related topics: Drink
cap‧puc‧ci‧no plural cappuccinos [uncountable and countable]
DFD Italian coffee made with hot milk and with chocolate powder on top

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