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Pep·per

(pep'ĕr),
William, Jr., U.S. physician, 1874-1947. See: Pepper syndrome.

pepper

/pep·per/ (pep´er)
1. any of various plants of the genus Piper, or their fruits, particularly the black pepper (P. nigrum), the common spice.
2. any of various plants of the genus Capsicum, or their fruits.

cayenne pepper , red pepper capsicum.

pepper

(1) Black pepper, see there. 
(2) White pepper, see there.

pepper,

n 1. any plant of the genus
Piper. 2. any plant of the genus
Capsicum.
pepper, black,
n Latin name:
Piper nigrum; part used: fruit; uses: flatulence, anorexia, indigestion, heartburn, stomach cramps, colic, peptic ulcers, constipation, diarrhea; precautions: pregnancy, lactation, children; can cause apnea (in large doses). Also called
biber, filfil, golmirch, hu-chiao, kalmirch, kosho, krishnadi, lada, maricha, pepe, pfeffer, phi noi, pimenta, pjerets, poivre, the king of spices, or
the master spice.
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Pepper, black.
pepper, long,
n Latin name:
Piper longum; parts used: immature fruits, roots; uses: in Ayurveda pacifies kapha and vata doshas (pungent, light, oily, sharp), immunomodulator, stimulant, antiasthmatic, hepatoprotection, antiinflammatory, antiamoebic, antibacterial, bioavailability enhancer, carminative, laxative, stomachic; root: gout, back pain, rheumatism; precautions: pregnancy, lactation, barbiturates, phenytoin. Also called
pippali.
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Pepper, long.
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El objetivo de la presente investigacion fue estudiar el contenido de algunos componentes bioquimicos, caracteres fisicos y capacidad antioxidante en frutos de seis variedades comerciales de pimiento morron de diferente coloracion y encontrar las relaciones existentes entre las variables respuesta, especialmente con el parametro de color hue, y determinar que caracteres pueden ser utilizados para seleccion de genotipos.
Los cultivos de tomate y pimiento acumularon mayor cantidad de N por planta en relacion a pepinillo, col china y rabano (Figura 3A y B).
All of these peppers are good raw, and red and yellow bells and pimientos are especially good cooked.
700 gr de filete del costado de un pescado blanco Una hoja de laurel, un trozo de cebolla y un diente de ajo 2 pimientos verdes Un jitomate grande 2 huevos duros 6 hojas de lechuga
PHOTO (1--2--Color) Offer hungry Super Bowl fans a White Pizza, left, topped with a sauce similar to Alfredo sauce; Pasta Salad or Halftime Cheesecake Hero, below; or Touchdown Pimiento Cheese Spread.
Add pimiento, green pepper, green onions, Worcestershire sauce, lemon juice, cayenne pepper and salts; beat until well mixed.
The plants were discovered after sheriff's deputies served a search warrant at a residence on the 1200 block of Calle Pimiento Friday.
Escalibada: * 1 pimiento rojo * 1 pimiento verde * 1 pimiento amarillo
Poner las tiras de pimiento con el jugo que soltaron y el diente de ajo en una sarten y rehogar las patatas peladas con los pimientos.
2 boniatos * 1 cebolla mediana * 1/2 pimiento rojo * 1 pimiento
This time they've added either garlicky pesto or some pimiento and olives to create two new twists on Cheddar.
que sean muy tiernos) * 2 pimientos verdes * 4 lonchas