English breakfast tea

English breakfast tea
black tea grown in China
Syn: ↑congou, ↑congo, ↑congou tea
Hypernyms: ↑black tea

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noun also english breakfast
Usage: usually capitalized E
: congou; broadly : a black tea or blend of similar character

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