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Long pepper or Piper longum on wooden table

Piper longum

Synonymes :
Indian Long Pepper, Pipli
Long Pepper (Wiktionary)



long pepper (plural long peppers)

  1. The flowering vine Piper longum in the genus Piper (pepper) of family Piperaceae, cultivated for its characteristically long fruit, which is usually dried and used as a spice and seasoning.


  • Indian long pepper
  • Javan long pepper
  • Indonesian long pepper

Derived terms

  • Balinese long pepper
  • Javanese long pepper


Further reading

  • long pepper on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
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