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A warm, dry, descending wind in Tunisia, resembling the sirocco; in southern Algeria it is called chichili.
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D.L. Abt. A language for systems programming, based on ALGOL 60 with extensions for structures and type declarations.

["CHILI, An Algorithmic Language for Systems Programming", CHI-1014, Chi Corp, Sep 1975]
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