Definition of chile poblano in US English:

chile poblano

(also chili poblano)

noun

US
  • An aromatic variety of chilli pepper, used in traditional Mexican dishes and in cooking inspired by these.

Origin

1970s. From Mexican Spanish chile poblano chilli from Puebla; see poblano.

Pronunciation

chile poblano

/ˌtʃɪlɪ pɒˈblɑːnəʊ/