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serrano

[suh-rah-noh] /səˈrɑ noʊ/
noun, plural serranos.
1.
a small, green or reddish, extremely hot chili pepper, the fruit of a variety of Capsicum annuum used in cooking.
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  • They were not even leaders in their trades, except serrano and perhaps Katz.

    Mountain Clement Wood
  • "Relate them I can, but as to sitting I cannot in any way," cries serrano, in desperation.

    Hania Henryk Sienkiewicz
  • The other, who wore the garb of a serrano, hurried away through the foggy darkness, his head bent and brow thoughtful.

    The Wolf Cub Patrick Casey
  • serrano immediately informed the council of it, and that the bishop had pronounced Carranza to be violently suspected of heresy.

  • serrano closes by answering certain questions about prebends, curacies, etc.

  • Clementina's present mood was idyllic; she had been pleasantly impressed by the simple home in the Calle de serrano.

    Froth Armando Palacio Valds
  • With a nondescript army serrano took possession of Madrid in September, 1868.

    The War Upon Religion Rev. Francis A. Cunningham
  • Doggedly Pelham kept to his feet, in spite of the efforts of serrano and others to drag him down.

    Mountain Clement Wood

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