Definition of peri-peri in English:

peri-peri

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Pronunciation: /ˌpɛrɪˈpɛri
 
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noun

  • South African term for piri-piri.
    More example sentences
    • Where available, they are a local delicacy; and have also been made available elsewhere in dried form or canned in a peri-peri or tomato sauce.
    • Other items include a finger lunch of meat dishes, vegetables and salads or a braai menu of chicken peri-peri, rump steak, traditional wors served with pap, rolls, roasted potato and tomato gravy.
    • He cited a case in which City Council health inspectors last week confiscated peri-peri powders from some supermarkets in the capital city that were contaminated with a substance that caused cancer.

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