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green pepper

noun
1.
the mild-flavored, unripe fruit of the bell or sweet pepper, Capsicum annuum grossum, used as a green vegetable.
Origin
1690-1700
1690-1700
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Examples from the web for green pepper
  • The problem occurred in a batch that had been mixed with small pieces of green pepper.
  • The garnish is made with thin sliced green pepper, in a heart shape.
  • Top with remaining onion, green pepper, reserved whole beans and cheese.
  • Their taste is typically described as a cross between green pepper and okra.
  • Sauté onion, garlic and green pepper in oil in a large skillet until soft, then push to sides of pan.
British Dictionary definitions for green pepper

green pepper

noun
1.
the green unripe fruit of the sweet pepper, eaten raw or cooked
2.
the unripe fruit of various other pepper plants, eaten as a green vegetable
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