chili pepper

chili pepper
noun
1. plant bearing very hot and finely tapering long peppers; usually red
Hypernyms: ↑capsicum, ↑pepper, ↑capsicum pepper plant
Member Holonyms: ↑genus Capsicum, ↑Capsicum
Substance Meronyms: ↑cayenne, ↑cayenne pepper, ↑red pepper
Part Meronyms: ↑chili, ↑chilli, ↑chilly, ↑chile
2. very hot and finely tapering pepper of special pungency
Syn: ↑chili, ↑chilli, ↑chilly, ↑chile
Hypernyms: ↑hot pepper
Hyponyms: ↑jalapeno, ↑jalapeno pepper, ↑cayenne, ↑cayenne pepper
Substance Holonyms: ↑chili powder

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