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is cayenne pepper the same as chili powder

No. Cayenne pepper is not the same as Chili powder.

Chili powder, a generic name for any powdered spice mix composed chiefly of chili peppers, most commonly either red peppers or cayenne peppers, which are both of the species Capsicum annuum

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