tea tray


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tea tray

n.
A tray for holding a tea service.
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tea′ tray`


n.
a tray for articles used in serving tea.
[1765–75]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tea tray - a tray that accommodates a tea servicetea tray - a tray that accommodates a tea service
tea service, tea set - a set of china or silverware for serving tea
tray - an open receptacle for holding or displaying or serving articles or food
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Translations

tea tray

nvassoio da tè
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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