any of several chiefly South American, evergreen trees belonging to the genus Schinus, of the cashew family, cultivated in subtropical regions as an ornamental.
Also called mastic tree. any of several evergreen anacardiaceous trees of the chiefly South American genus Schinus, esp S. molle, having yellowish-white flowers and bright red ornamental fruits
[pep-er-uhp-er] /ˈpɛp ərˈʌp ər/ noun, Informal. 1. something, as a food, beverage, or pill, that provides a quick but temporary period of energy and alertness. 2. something added to food to relieve blandness. 3. an experience that increases enthusiasm or zeal, as a pep talk. noun A thing, food, drink, person, etc, that imparts pep; […]
[pep-er-woo d] /ˈpɛp ərˌwʊd/ noun 1. (def 1).
[pep-er-wurt, -wawrt] /ˈpɛp ərˌwɜrt, -ˌwɔrt/ noun 1. . /ˈpɛpəˌwɜːt/ noun 1. any of various temperate and tropical aquatic or marsh ferns of the genus Marsilea, having floating leaves consisting of four leaflets: family Marsileaceae 2. any of several plants of the genus Lepidium, esp L. campestre, of dry regions of Eurasia, having small white flowers […]
[pep-uh-ree] /ˈpɛp ə ri/ adjective 1. full of or tasting like ; hot; pungent. 2. of, relating to, or resembling . 3. sharp or stinging: a peppery speech. 4. easily angered; bad-tempered; irritable; irascible: the peppery leader of a political faction. /ˈpɛpərɪ/ adjective 1. flavoured with or tasting of pepper 2. quick-tempered; irritable 3. full […]