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noun (pl=chillis, pl2=chillies)
  1. The pungent fresh or dried fruit of any of several cultivated varieties of capsicum.
''The farmers" market had a wide variety of chillis from anchos to jalepenos to habeneros.
  1. (uncountable) chili con carne, Chili con carne.
I fancy having some for dinner tonight. What about you, Sandra?
  1. (uncountable) powder, Powdered chilli peppers, used as a spice or flavouring in cooking.
I want to make this pasta spicy so I"m going to add some to it.
Etymology: From Nahuatl chilli.


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