Tabasco

trademark Ta·bas·co \ tə-ˈbas-(ˌ)kō \

Definition of Tabasco

used for a pungent condiment sauce made from hot peppers

Tabasco

geographical name Ta·bas·co \ tə-ˈbas-(ˌ)kō \

Definition of Tabasco

state of southeastern Mexico on the Caribbean Sea southwest of the Yucatán Peninsula; capital Villahermosa area 9522 square miles (24,662 square kilometers), population 2,238,603

TABASCO Defined for English Language Learners

Tabasco

trademark

Definition of Tabasco for English Language Learners

  • —used for a spicy sauce made from hot peppers


Tabasco

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Definition of Tabasco for English Language Learners

  • —used for a spicy sauce made from hot peppers


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