Catha

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Noun1.Catha - a genus of African evergreen shrubs characterized by thick leaves and white flowers
gymnosperm genus - a genus of gymnosperms
Catha edulis - a shrub that is cultivated by Arabs for its leaves which are chewed or used to make tea
Celastraceae, family Celastraceae, spindle-tree family, staff-tree family - trees and shrubs and woody vines usually having bright-colored fruits
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2) Khat is known by other names throughout the world; people in eastern Africa most commonly call it miraa, but it also is referred to as chat, jat, oat, kat, African salad, and Abyssinian tea.
These include Abyssinian tea, African salad, Arabian tea and molokheya (an Egyptian vegetable).