chilectropion chi·lec·tro·pi·on (kī’lĭk-trō’pē-ŏn’, -ən)
Variant of cheilectropion.
noun 1. Mineralogy. .
- Chile pine
noun 1. another name for the monkey puzzle
- Chile saltpetre
noun 1. a naturally occurring form of sodium nitrate: a soluble white or colourless mineral occurring in arid regions, esp in Chile and Peru Also called soda nitre
- Chiles rellenos
noun a Mexican dish of mild green chiles filled with cheese, dipped in batter and fried Word Origin Spanish ‘stuffed peppers’ Usage Note cooking