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|part of speech:
||an evergreen bush that bears white flowers and that grows mainly in Asia.
||the dried leaves of this plant.
She poured boiling water over the tea.
||a drink that is made by steeping dried tea leaves or herbs in hot water. Tea is served hot or cold.
||a social gathering at which tea and other food and drink are served.
He invited us to a tea.
||the British word for a light afternoon meal of tea and sandwiches, cake, or biscuits.
Word Builder: tea +
- tea bag:
a small bag made of thin paper for holding tea leaves. You pour water over the teabag to make tea.
a pot in which you make tea.
a cup from which you drink tea.