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Noun: bell pepper  bel pe-pu(r)
  1. Plant bearing large mild thick-walled usually bell-shaped fruits; the principal salad peppers
    - sweet pepper, pimento, pimiento, paprika, sweet pepper plant, Capsicum annuum grossum
  2. Large bell-shaped sweet pepper in green, red, yellow, orange or black varieties
  3. [Brit] Large mild crisp thick-walled capsicum peppers usually bell-shaped or somewhat oblong; commonly used in salads
    - sweet pepper

Derived forms: bell peppers

Type of: capsicum, capsicum pepper plant, pepper

Part of: Capsicum, genus Capsicum

Encyclopedia: Bell pepper