from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The pungent fruit of any of several varieties of Capsicum annuum or C. frutescens.
- n. See pepper.
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- n. any of various pungent capsicum fruits
- n. plant bearing very hot medium-sized oblong red peppers; grown principally in the Gulf Coast states for production of hot sauce
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