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Jamaica pepper Line breaks: Ja|maica pep¦per

Definition of Jamaica pepper in English:


Another term for allspice (sense 1) and allspice (sense 2).
Example sentences
  • Other vernacular names for allspice include pimento and Jamaica pepper, but these are not used commercially.
  • Mince two or three onions, add the vegetables, and season with salt, black and Jamaica pepper.
  • It is also know as Jamaica pepper, common name applied to the berry of a small West Indian tree of the myrtle family.
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