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Descriptor English:   Capsicum 
Descriptor Spanish:   Capsicum 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Capsicum 
Synonyms English:   Bell Pepper
Bell Peppers
Capsicum annuum
Cayenne Pepper
Cayenne Peppers
Chile Pepper
Chile Peppers
Chili Pepper
Chili Peppers
Chilli Pepper
Chilli Peppers
Green Pepper
Green Peppers
Hot Pepper
Hot Peppers
Jalapeno Pepper
Jalapeno Peppers
Pepper, Bell
Pepper, Cayenne
Pepper, Chile
Pepper, Chili
Pepper, Chilli
Pepper, Green
Pepper, Hot
Pepper, Jalapeno
Pepper, Red
Pepper, Sweet
Peppers, Bell
Peppers, Cayenne
Peppers, Chile
Peppers, Chili
Peppers, Chilli
Peppers, Green
Peppers, Hot
Peppers, Jalapeno
Peppers, Red
Peppers, Sweet
Red Pepper
Red Peppers
Sweet Pepper
Sweet Peppers  
Tree Number:   B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.908.500.145
Definition English:   A plant genus of the family SOLANACEAE. The hot peppers yield CAPSAICIN, which activates VANILLOID RECEPTORS. Several varieties have sweet or pungent edible fruits that are used as vegetables when fresh and spices when the pods are dried. 
Indexing Annotation English:   BLACK PEPPER and WHITE PEPPER see PIPER NIGRUM are also available
History Note English:   91(86)63; was see under PLANTS, EDIBLE 1986-90; was heading 1963-85 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry CL classification
CY cytology DE drug effects
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology GE genetics
GD growth & development HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology PS parasitology
PH physiology PO poisoning
RE radiation effects ST standards
SD supply & distribution TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure VI virology
Record Number:   2245 
Unique Identifier:   D002212 

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