long pepper

long pepper
noun
1. slender tropical climber of the eastern Himalayas
Syn: ↑Piper longum
Hypernyms: ↑true pepper, ↑pepper vine
Member Holonyms: ↑Piper, ↑genus Piper
2. 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, ↑chili pepper, ↑chilli, ↑chilly, ↑chile

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noun
1.
a. : the fruit of an eastern Asiatic pepper (Piper longum) consisting of elongated spikes that are ground to produce a condiment somewhat sweeter and more aromatic but less pungent than common pepper
b. : any of several plants of the genus Piper (as the kava)
2.
a. : a hot pepper (Capsicum frutescens longum) with extremely pungent slender elongated drooping red or yellow fruits that are the chief source of cayenne pepper
b. : the fruit of a long pepper

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long pepper
The fruit of Piper longum
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Main Entry:pepper

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  • Long pepper — Pepper Pep per, n. [OE. peper, AS. pipor, L. piper, fr. Gr. ?, ?, akin to Skr. pippala, pippali.] 1. A well known, pungently aromatic condiment, the dried berry, either whole or powdered, of the {Piper nigrum}. [1913 Webster] Note: Common, or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Long pepper — taxobox name = Long pepper image caption = Long pepper s leaves and fruit regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Magnoliids ordo = Piperales familia = Piperaceae genus = Piper species = P. longum binomial = Piper… …   Wikipedia

  • long pepper — noun The flowering vine Piper longum in the genus Piper (pepper) of family Piperaceae, cultivated for its choracteristically long fruit, which is usually dried and used as a spice and seasoning. Syn: Indian long pepper, Javan long pepper,… …   Wiktionary

  • long pepper — vienametė paprika statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bulvinių šeimos daržovinis, dekoratyvinis, prieskoninis, vaistinis kultūrinis augalas (Capsicum annuum). Iš jo gaminami maisto priedai (dažikliai, kvėpikliai). atitikmenys: lot. Capsicum… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • long pepper — ilgasis pipiras statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pipirinių šeimos prieskoninis, vaistinis augalas (Piper longum), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje (Indijoje ir Nepale). Iš jo gaminami maisto priedai (kvėpikliai). atitikmenys: lot. Piper longum angl …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • long pepper — šiurkščialapis pipiras statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pipirinių šeimos augalas (Piper hispidinervum), paplitęs Brazilijoje. Iš jo gaunamas eterinis aliejus. atitikmenys: lot. Piper hispidinervum angl. long pepper port. pimenta longa… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Indian long pepper — ilgasis pipiras statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pipirinių šeimos prieskoninis, vaistinis augalas (Piper longum), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje (Indijoje ir Nepale). Iš jo gaminami maisto priedai (kvėpikliai). atitikmenys: lot. Piper longum angl …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Javanese long pepper — indonezinis pipiras statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pipirinių šeimos prieskoninis, vaistinis augalas (Piper retrofractum), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje (Indokinijoje, Indonezijoje, Malaizijoje, Filipinuose). Iš jo gaminami maisto priedai… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Pepper — Pep per, n. [OE. peper, AS. pipor, L. piper, fr. Gr. ?, ?, akin to Skr. pippala, pippali.] 1. A well known, pungently aromatic condiment, the dried berry, either whole or powdered, of the {Piper nigrum}. [1913 Webster] Note: Common, or black,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pepper box — Pepper Pep per, n. [OE. peper, AS. pipor, L. piper, fr. Gr. ?, ?, akin to Skr. pippala, pippali.] 1. A well known, pungently aromatic condiment, the dried berry, either whole or powdered, of the {Piper nigrum}. [1913 Webster] Note: Common, or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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