tea trolley


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tea trolley

n
chiefly Brit a trolley from which tea is served
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.tea trolley - serving cart for serving tea or light refreshmentstea trolley - serving cart for serving tea or light refreshments
serving cart - a handcart for serving food
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tea trolley

n (Brit) → carrello da tè
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