Japan black

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(Chem.) a quickly drying black lacquer or varnish, consisting essentially of asphaltum dissolved in naphtha or turpentine, and used for coating ironwork; - called also Brunswick black, Japan lacquer, or simply Japan.

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William Morris London will launch its Made in Japan Black Label collection.
Therefore, officials from the Sri Lanka Tea Board (SLTB) and the Tea Research Institute (TRI) visited Japan to have discussions with the Ministry, the Japan Black Tea Association (JTA) and major Ceylon tea importers earlier this year.
Then, the Owariasahi Tourist Association and the Japan Black Tea Association became involved.

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