melegueta pepper

noun mel·e·gue·ta pepper \¦melə¦getə-, -gātə-\
variants: or

malagueta pepper

or

malaguetta pepper

less commonly

malagetta pepper

\¦malə-\

Definition of melegueta pepper

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Origin and Etymology of melegueta pepper

French & Spanish; French méléguette, maliguette, from Spanish malagueta


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