noun ber·be·re \ˌber-bə-ˈrā, ˈbər-bə-rē\

Definition of berbere

  1. :  a blend of powdered spices including red chili pepper that is used in Ethiopian cooking … market places in Ethiopia … where again one encounters … excruciatingly hot berbere, the spiced dried powder without which no Ethiopian cook could prepare a meal. — A. D. Krikorian, The Quarterly Review Of Biology, September 1996

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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