from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A very pungent pepper (Capsicum frutescens) grown principally in the Gulf Coast states for commercial production of hot sauces.
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- n. A variety of chili pepper having a conical shape and a bitter and burning taste, Capsicum frutescens variety tabasco.
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- n. plant bearing very hot medium-sized oblong red peppers; grown principally in the Gulf Coast states for production of hot sauce
See Tabasco. (Wiktionary)