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chili con carne

[chil-ee kon kahr-nee] /ˈtʃɪl i kɒn ˈkɑr ni/
a Mexican-style dish made with chilies or chili powder, ground or diced beef, chopped onion and pepper, and usually kidney beans and tomatoes.
Also called chile, chili, chilli.
Origin of chili con carne
< Spanish chile con carne chili with meat Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • And surely there would have been a shot of the fire-eater training on chili con carne.
  • Certain hot kinds, called chili peppers, are used with beans and chopped meat to make chili con carne.

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