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Definition of Pepper root
Pepper rootPepper Pep"per, n. [OE. peper, AS. pipor, L. piper, fr. Gr. ?,
?, akin to Skr. pippala, pippali.]
1. A well-known, pungently aromatic condiment, the dried
berry, either whole or powdered, of the Piper nigrum.
Note: Common, or black, pepper is made from the whole berry,
dried just before maturity; white pepper is made from
the ripe berry after the outer skin has been removed by
maceration and friction. It has less of the peculiar
properties of the plant than the black pepper. Pepper
is used in medicine as a carminative stimulant.
2. (Bot.) The plant which yields pepper, an East Indian woody
climber (Piper nigrum), with ovate leaves and apetalous
flowers in spikes opposite the leaves. The berries are red
when ripe. Also, by extension, any one of the several
hundred species of the genus Piper, widely dispersed
throughout the tropical and subtropical regions of the
3. Any plant of the genus Capsicum, and its fruit; red
pepper; as, the bell pepper.
Note: The term pepper has been extended to various other
fruits and plants, more or less closely resembling the
true pepper, esp. to the common varieties of
Capsicum. See Capsicum, and the Phrases, below.
African pepper, the Guinea pepper. See under Guinea.
Cayenne pepper. See under Cayenne.
Chinese pepper, the spicy berries of the Xanthoxylum
piperitum, a species of prickly ash found in China and
Guinea pepper. See under Guinea, and Capsicum.
Jamaica pepper. See Allspice.
(a) The spike of berries of Piper longum, an East Indian
(b) The root of Piper, or Macropiper, methysticum. See
Malaguetta, or Meleguetta, pepper, the aromatic seeds
of the Amomum Melegueta, an African plant of the Ginger
family. They are sometimes used to flavor beer, etc.,
under the name of grains of Paradise.
Red pepper. See Capsicum.
Sweet pepper bush (Bot.), an American shrub (Clethra
alnifolia), with racemes of fragrant white flowers; --
called also white alder.
Pepper box or caster, a small box or bottle, with a
perforated lid, used for sprinkling ground pepper on food,
Pepper corn. See in the Vocabulary.
Pepper elder (Bot.), a West Indian name of several plants
of the Pepper family, species of Piper and Peperomia.
Pepper moth (Zo["o]l.), a European moth (Biston
betularia) having white wings covered with small black
Pepper pot, a mucilaginous soup or stew of vegetables and
cassareep, much esteemed in the West Indies.
Pepper root. (Bot.). See Coralwort.
pepper sauce, a condiment for the table, made of small red
peppers steeped in vinegar.
Pepper tree (Bot.), an aromatic tree (Drimys axillaris)
of the Magnolia family, common in New Zealand. See
Peruvian mastic tree, under Mastic.
Meaning of Pepper root from wikipedia
- Pepper root
is a common
name for several plants
and may refer
to: Cardamine concatenata Cardamine
- IBC Root
Beer is a brand
beer now owned
. it was originally owned
by IBC until
it went out of business. The Independent
- 1922. Originally, A&W root
sold for five cents. Outside
Canada, the rights
to the A&W brand
in turn licenses...
- Hires Root
Beer is a root
in 1876, it is considered
the second longest continuously
made soft drink
- The bell pepper
as sweet pepper
or capsi**** /ˈkæpsɪkəm/) is a cultivar group
of the species
Capsi**** annuum. Cultivars
of the plant...
- Dr Pepper
is a carbonated
soft drink marketed
flavor. The drink
in the 1880s by pharmacist Charles Alderton
in Waco, Texas...
- Black pepper
(Piper nigrum) is a flowering
vine in the family
for its fruit, known
as a peppercorn, which
is usually dried
- santa, Mexican
pepperleaf, acuyo, tlanepa, anisillo, root
beer plant, Vera Cruz pepper
and sacred pepper
. The leaves
up to 30 centimeters
. 7UP Bai Brands
LLC A&W Root
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- Diet Rite Dr Pepper
(rights held by The Coca-Cola Company
in most of Europe
and by PepsiCo
and Canada) Hawaiian Punch Hires
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