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guinea pep·per

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  1. grains of paradise, Guinea grains, Guinea pepper, melagueta pepper, Aframomum meleguetanoun

    West African plant bearing pungent peppery seeds

  2. Guinea pepper, negro pepper, Xylopia aethiopicanoun

    tropical west African evergreen tree bearing pungent aromatic seeds used as a condiment and in folk medicine


  1. guinea pepper

    Guinea pepper, scientifically known as Xylopia aethiopica, is a West African spice that comes from a plant in the Annonaceae family. The term "guinea pepper" can sometimes refer to grains of selim, another West African spice that resembles it. It has pungent, peppery flavor commonly used in traditional African dishes, especially in soups and stews.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of guinea pepper in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of guinea pepper in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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  • فلفل غينياArabic
  • πινελιά γκίνιαGreek

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