= Z =
Spicy. This term is used to distinguish
between food that is hot (in temperature) and food that is
spicy-hot. For example, the Chinese appetizer Bon Bon
Chicken is a kind of chicken salad that is cold but zapped; by
contrast, vanilla wonton soup is hot but not zapped. See also
oriental food, laser chicken. See zap, senses 1 and
--The Jargon File version 4.3.1, ed. ESR, autonoded by rescdsk.