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Pesto vs Presto - What's the difference?

pesto | presto |

As verbs the difference between pesto and presto

is that pesto is while presto is .

pesto

English

(wikipedia pesto)

Noun

(en-noun)
  • A sauce, especially for pasta, originating from the Genoa region, made from basil, garlic, pine nuts, olive oil and cheese (usually pecorino)
  • Coordinate terms

    * (l)

    References

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    presto

    English

    Adverb

    (-)
  • (music) Very fast or quickly; a directive for the musician(s) to play in a very quick tempo.
  • Interjection

    (en interjection)
  • Used by magicians when performing a trick; ta-da; .
  • So I put my hand into the hat and presto ! Out comes a rabbit!

    Derived terms

    * hey presto * presto change-o * presto chango

    See also

    * abracadabra

    Noun

    (-)
  • (poker slang) A pair of fives as a starting hand in Texas hold 'em
  • References

    * Weisenberg, Michael (2000) The Official Dictionary of Poker. MGI/Mike Caro University. ISBN 978-1880069523

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