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C annuum
Bell pepper Bell" pep`per (Bot.) A species of Capsicum, or Guinea pepper (C. annuum). It is the red pepper of the gardens.
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Capsicum Cap"si*cum (k[a^]p"s[i^]*k[u^]m), n. [NL., fr. L. capsa box, chest.] (Bot.) A genus of plants of many species, producing capsules or dry berries of various forms, which have an exceedingly pungent, biting taste, and when ground form the red or Cayenne pepper of commerce. [1913 Webster] Note: The most important species are Capsicum baccatum or bird pepper, C. fastigiatum or chili pepper, C. frutescens or spur pepper, and C. annuum or Guinea pepper, which includes the bell pepper and other common garden varieties. The fruit is much used, both in its green and ripe state, in pickles and in cookery. See Cayenne pepper. [1913 Webster]
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Cayenne Cay*enne, n. [From Cayenne, a town and island in French Guiana, South America.] Cayenne pepper. Cayenne pepper. (a) (Bot.) A species of Capsicum (C. frutescens) with small and intensely pungent fruit. (b) A very pungent spice made by drying and grinding the fruits or seeds of several species of the genus Capsicum, esp. C. annuum and C. Frutescens; -- called also red pepper. It is used chiefly as a condiment.

Meaning of C annuum from wikipedia

- Capsi**** annuum is a species of the plant genus Capsi**** (peppers) native to southern North America and northern South America. This species is the most...
- Capsi**** annuum var. glabriusculum is a variety of Capsi**** annuum that is native to southern North America and northern South America. Common names include...
- species of cultivated peppers (genus Capsi****): C. annuum, C. chinense, C. baccatum, C. frutescens, and C. pubescens. Due to the large and changing number...
- consider them to be part of the species C. annuum, and they are a member of the C. annuum complex. C. annuum and C. chinense pepper plants can generally...
- 20–27 species, five of which are domesticated: C. annuum, C. baccatum, C. chinense, C. frutescens, and C. pubescens. Phylogenetic relationships between...
- The cayenne pepper is a type of Capsi**** annuum. It is usually a moderately hot chili pepper used to flavor dishes. Cayenne peppers are a group of tapering...
- pepper or capsi**** /ˈkæpsɪkəm/) is a cultivar group of the species Capsi**** annuum. Cultivars of the plant produce fruits in different colours, including red...
- Capsi**** annuum var. conoides (Mill.) Irish is a variety of Capsi**** annuum that is native to Central America. Common names include conic, facing heaven...
- use. Green and red bell peppers, for example, are the same cultivar of C. annuum, immature peppers being green. In the same species are the jalapeño, the...
- a high-yield F1 hybrid of C. frutescens and C. annuum from Taiwan are also commonly sold as siling labuyo. While they have C. frutescens ancestry (the...
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