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A warm, dry, descending wind in Tunisia, resembling the sirocco; in southern Algeria it is called chichili.


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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Mark Deakin who, with his wife Shelley, organises the event said: "It's not all about chilli.
The Chilli Festival draws huge numbers to try fresh produce and street food rom 11am-7pm.
People in East Anglia and Cambridgeshire buy the most chilli peppers and more of the mouth-torching hot varieties, says Tesco.
SHOPPERS in the east of England have the strongest stomachs when it comes to eating chilli peppers.
THE sun may not have been shining - but the temperatures were rising in Merthyr during the second Awesome Chilli Fiesta in Merthyr Tydfil.
A member of the 7 Pot family of superhot chillis from Trinidad and Tobago, it packs a mean over a million Scoville Heat Unit (SHU).
4 million Scoville units they are as hot as Naga Ghost Chillis.
On top of the burger is Lava Sauce, a Sambal-style concoction featuring a red-hot selection of chillis from across South-East Asia.
Brindleyplace, supported by the Broad Street BID, will be turning up the heat this month by hosting the city's first ever chilli festival as part of the new Birmingham Food Fest.
in to CHILLI NACHOS This is great for a convenient main course and requires minimal preparation because the chilli is already cooked in the can.
THE Southport Food and Drink Festival is set to become the hottest thing on the region's calendar with the arrival of the Festival's first ever Chilli Lovers' Fair.