from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A seasoning consisting of ground chilies mixed with other spices, such as cumin and oregano.

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  • noun pulverized dry chilis (used for culinary purposes)

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  • noun powder made of ground chili peppers mixed with e.g. cumin and garlic and oregano


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