coffee break

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coffee break

n.
A short break from work during which coffee or other refreshments may be consumed.
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cof′fee break`


n.
a break from work for coffee, a snack, etc.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coffee break - a snack taken during a break in the work daycoffee break - a snack taken during a break in the work day; "a ten-minute coffee break"; "the British have tea breaks"
collation, snack, bite - a light informal meal
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Translations
kahvipaussikahvitauko
odmor za kavo

coffee break

npausa per il caffè
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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Maybe the next time they go for a smoke break they don't need to tell you.
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