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congou


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Congou  \Con"gou\,  Congo  \Con"go\,  n.  [Chin.  kung-foo  labor.] 
  Black  tea,  of  higher  grade  (finer  leaf  and  less  dusty)  than 
  the  present  bohea.  See  {Tea}. 
 
  Of  black  teas,  the  great  mass  is  called  Congou,  or  the 
  ``well  worked'',  a  name  which  took  the  place  of  the 
  Bohea  of  150  years  ago,  and  is  now  itself  giving  way  to 
  the  term  ``English  breakfast  tea.''  --S.  W. 
  Williams. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  congou 
  n  :  black  tea  grown  in  China  [syn:  {congo},  {congou  tea},  {English 
  breakfast  tea}] 




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