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chillinoun [C or U]

(plural chillies) UK (US chili (plural chilies)) uk   us   /ˈtʃɪl.i/
A2 the small, red or green seed case from particular types of pepper plant that is used to make some foods very hot and spicy: Add 2 chopped red chillies. Don't use too much chilli. (also chilli con carne) a spicy dish of meat, onions, chillies or chilli powder, and usually beans: His favourite food is chilli. I've made a chilli for tonight.
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