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chili con carne

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noun chili con car·ne \ˌchi-lē-ˌkän-ˈkär-nē, -kən-\

Definition of chili con carne

  1. :  a spiced stew of ground beef and minced chiles or chili powder usually with beans



Origin of chili con carne

American Spanish chile con carne chili with meat


First Known Use: 1857


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