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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Flavored with hot spices: sauce diable.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Flavoured with hot spices; as, sauce diable

Etymologies

French (à la) diable, from diable, devil, from Old French; see diablerie.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
French (à la) diable, from diable ("devil"), from Old French. (Wiktionary)

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