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|part of speech:
||an evergreen bush that bears white flowers and that grows primarily in China, Japan, India, and Sri Lanka.
||the dried leaves of this plant.
||a beverage that is made by steeping dried tea leaves or herbs in hot water, served hot or cold.
||a social gathering or reception at which tea is served.
||(chiefly British) a light afternoon meal of tea and sandwiches, cake, or biscuits; or the time at which this meal occurs.
||(chiefly British) in some parts of Britain, the main evening meal, served early in the evening.
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.