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- n. An inferior kind of green tea.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See Note under tea, n., 1.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A brand of green tea grown and prepared in the western part of the province of Chĕ-kiang, China.
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Bohea 1s. 6d. per lb. Congou, twankay, hyson skin, orange pekoe, and campoi 2 2 "
The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom Considered in Their Various Uses to Man and in Their Relation to the Arts and Manufactures; Forming a Practical Treatise & Handbook of Reference for the Colonist, Manufacturer, Merchant, and Consumer, on the Cultivation, Preparation for Shipment, and Commercial Value, &c. of the Various Substances Obtained From Trees and Plants, Entering into the Husbandry of Tropical and Sub-tropical Regions, &c.