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also sca·lop·pi·ni  (skăl′ə-pē′nē, skä′lə-)
Small, thinly sliced pieces of meat, especially veal, dredged in flour, sautéed, and served in a sauce.

[Italian, pl. of scaloppina, diminutive of scaloppa, thin slice, from French escalope, from Old French, shell (from the fillets being served curled like shells); see scallop.]
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(ˌskæləˈpiːnɪ) or scaloppini
pl n
1. (Cookery) escalopes of meat, esp veal, cooked in a rich sauce, usually of wine with seasonings
[Italian: from scaloppa a fillet, probably from Old French escalopescallop]
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or scal•lo•pi•ni

(ˌskɑ ləˈpi ni, ˌskæl ə-)

(used with a sing. or pl. v.) scallops of meat, esp. veal, floured and sautéed.
[1945–50; < Italian scaloppine, pl. of scaloppina <scalopp(a) thin slice (of veal, poultry, etc.) (< French escalope; see scallop)]
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Small escalopes of veal, about 3 in square and weighing 1–11⁄2 oz.
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