noun see chiltepin

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • chiltepine — chil·te·pine …   English syllables

  • chiltepine — noun see chiltepin …   Useful english dictionary

  • chiltepin — also chiltepine noun Etymology: Mexican Spanish chiltepín, from Nahuatl chīltecpin, from chīlli chili pepper + tecpin, tecpintli flea Date: 1985 a small red oblong wild chili pepper of marked pungency that is produced by a capsicum (Capsicum… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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