Turkish coffee


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Turkish coffee

n.
A sweetened brew of pulverized coffee.
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Turkish coffee

n
(Cookery) very strong black coffee made with finely ground coffee beans
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Turk′ish cof′fee


n.
a strong, usu. sweetened coffee, made by boiling pulverized coffee beans.
[1915–20]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Turkish coffee - a drink made from pulverized coffee beansTurkish coffee - a drink made from pulverized coffee beans; usually sweetened
coffee, java - a beverage consisting of an infusion of ground coffee beans; "he ordered a cup of coffee"
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