Paraguay tea


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Related to Paraguay tea: Ilex paraguariensis

Paraguay tea

n.
See mate3.
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Paraguay tea

n
(Plants) another name for maté
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Noun1.Paraguay tea - South American hollyParaguay tea - South American holly; leaves used in making a drink like tea
holly - any tree or shrub of the genus Ilex having red berries and shiny evergreen leaves with prickly edges
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It contains a blend of essential oils including extracts of Paraguay Tea and Kola Nut, and would be brilliant to take on holiday when your legs get tired and hot in the evening.
Yerba mate, Ilex paraguariensis, or erva mate in Portuguese, comes from the Aquifoliaceae holly family, native to South America, and has numerous common names, including congonha, erveira, Paraguay cayi, Paraguay tea, South American holly, mateteestrauch, erva-verdadeira, St.
The tea is also known as Paraguay tea and has a reputation for boosting energy levels and even intelligence.