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Black Pepper (binomial name Piper nigrum) is a flowering vine in the family Piperaceae, cultivated for its fruit, which is usually dried and used as a spice and seasoning. It is a flavour of Bertie Bott's Every Flavour Beans. Pepper is also used to treat a dragon of Squabbs Syndrome, by keeping the dragon warm and feeding it plenty of chilli, pepper and a crate of rum four times a day.
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