allspice

[awl-spahys]
noun
1.
the dried, unripe berries of an aromatic tropical American tree, Pimenta dioica, used whole or ground as a spice.
2.
the tree itself.
Also called pimento.


Origin:
1615–25; all + spice

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allspice (ˈɔːlˌspaɪs)
 
n
1.  a tropical American myrtaceous tree, Pimenta officinalis, having small white flowers and aromatic berries
2.  the whole or powdered seeds of this berry used as a spice, having a flavour said to resemble a mixture of cinnamon, cloves, and nutmeg

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allspice
spice made from the berry of the Jamaican pimento, 1621, from all + spice, "so called because supposed to combine the flavour of cinnamon, nutmeg, and cloves." [Weekley]
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Example sentences
Combine the nutmeg, allspice, and thyme in a small bowl.
Heat the mixture over moderate heat until it is hot and discard the allspice,
  the cloves, and the cinnamon.
Beat the egg yolk until it is pale and light and add the maple sugar, allspice,
  and the golden rum.
Blend graham crackers, peanuts, and allspice in a food processor until nuts are
  coarsely ground.
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