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habanero

[ hah-buh-nair-oh ]
/ ˌhɑ bəˈnɛər oʊ /
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noun, plural ha·ba·ne·ros.
an extremely pungent small pepper, the fruit of a variety of Capsicum chinense, used in cooking.
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Origin of habanero

From Spanish chile habanero “chili from Havana”
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British Dictionary definitions for habanero

Habanero
/ (Spanish aβaˈnero) /

noun plural -ros (-ros)
a native or inhabitant of Havana
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