pimento definition

  • noun:
    • See allspice.
    • Variant of pimiento.
    • A red nice pepper always make relish, packed into olives, or utilized as spice.
    • A tropical berry accustomed make allspice.
    • Allspice; -- used both towards tree and its own fruit. See allspice.
    • just like pimiento.
    • Allspice, the berry of Pimenta officinalis (Eugenia Pimenta), a tree, native of this West Indies, but cultivated almost solely in Jamaica, whence called Jamaica pepper.
    • The tree yielding this spruce, a beautiful much-branching evergreen, 30 foot high.
    • completely ripened nice red pepper; generally cooked
    • plant bearing huge moderate thick-walled generally bell-shaped fresh fruits; the principal salad peppers

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