green tea


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green tea

n.
Tea made from leaves that are not oxidized before being dried.

green tea

n
(Cookery) a sharp tea made from tea leaves that have been steamed and dried quickly without fermenting

green′ tea′


n.
tea that is steamed to prevent fermentation and then rolled and dried.
[1695–1705]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.green tea - tea leaves that have been steamed and dried without fermentinggreen tea - tea leaves that have been steamed and dried without fermenting
tea leaf, tea - dried leaves of the tea shrub; used to make tea; "the store shelves held many different kinds of tea"; "they threw the tea into Boston harbor"
hyson - a Chinese green tea with twisted leaves
Translations
teevihreä
thé vert
References in classic literature ?
Accordingly I entered and whilst the rest of the party were devouring green tea and buttered toast, we feasted ourselves in a more refined and sentimental Manner by a confidential Conversation.
He could digest radishes, and sleep after green tea.
Clare was sitting in studious solitude over his books and his green tea, with his favorite black cat to keep him company, he heard footsteps in the passage -- the door opened -- and Frank stood before him.
Among other things, this: I had been nervous-- drank too much strong green tea, and slept ill at night--in fact, for two nights I could not be properly said to sleep at all.
I repeat, therefore, that it must have been simply a freak of my own fancy, distempered by good Captain Hardy's green tea.
This feat he performed, not only without failure, but even with the original embellishment of informing Miss Podsnap that green tea was considered bad for the nerves.
ISLAMABAD -- Lowering your risk of cardiovascular disease may be as easy as drinking green tea.
The latest news about green tea shows how it can help alleviate knee pain.
And while there's no shortage of brews available, green tea in particular has many potential advantages.
Research reveals that green tea has powerful properties that make it beneficial for lowering your risk of heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular problems.
The objective of this study was to explore the antioxidative effect of green tea extract on the cryopreserved bull semen.
Black and green tea contain phytochemicals shown to offer an array of health benefits.