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tea leaf

n
1. (Plants) the dried leaf of the tea shrub, used to make tea
2. (usually plural) shredded parts of these leaves, esp after infusion
3. slang Brit and Austral a thief
[sense 3 rhyming slang]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tea leaf - dried leaves of the tea shrubtea leaf - dried leaves of the tea shrub; used to make tea; "the store shelves held many different kinds of tea"; "they threw the tea into Boston harbor"
herb - aromatic potherb used in cookery for its savory qualities
tea bag - a measured amount of tea in a bag for an individual serving of tea
tea - a beverage made by steeping tea leaves in water; "iced tea is a cooling drink"
black tea - fermented tea leaves
green tea - tea leaves that have been steamed and dried without fermenting
oolong - Chinese tea leaves that have been partially fermented before being dried
Camellia sinensis, tea - a tropical evergreen shrub or small tree extensively cultivated in e.g. China and Japan and India; source of tea leaves; "tea has fragrant white flowers"
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We have very small garden but now we will be benefited as now we can sell tea leaf at good price of 11 rupees per kilogram.