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white pepper

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Definition of white pepper in English:

noun

[mass noun]
The husked ripe or unripe berries of the pepper (see pepper (sense 1) of the noun)), typically ground and used as a condiment.
Example sentences
  • The chicken is seasoned with a blend of jalapeno, cayenne, chili, and black and white pepper.
  • For the sardines, in a large bowl, whisk together the cumin, paprika, white pepper, garlic, oregano, and vinegar.
  • Add the ground fennel and white pepper and stir to combine.

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