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bohea


bohea


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bohea  \Bo*hea"\,  n.  [From  Wu-i,  pronounced  by  the  Chinese  bu-i, 
  the  name  of  the  hills  where  this  kind  of  tea  is  grown.] 
  Bohea  tea,  an  inferior  kind  of  black  tea.  See  under  {Tea}. 
 
  Note:  The  name  was  formerly  applied  to  superior  kinds  of 
  black  tea,  or  to  black  tea  in  general.