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The unripened green fruit of a bell pepper.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. (Plants) the green unripe fruit of the sweet pepper, eaten raw or cooked
2. (Plants) the unripe fruit of various other pepper plants, eaten as a green vegetable
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
the mild-flavored, unripe fruit of the bell or sweet pepper, Capsicum annuum grossum.
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|Noun||1.||green pepper - a sweet pepper that becomes red when ripe|
sweet pepper - large mild crisp thick-walled capsicum peppers usually bell-shaped or somewhat oblong; commonly used in salads
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