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Noun1.tea-strainer - a device to keep back tea leaves when pouring a cup of tea
strainer - a filter to retain larger pieces while smaller pieces and liquids pass through
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The intersuitial spaces is filed with materials of various origins: from nature with coal, rush, bamboo, wood stribs, poppyheads, feathers etc, or from technology with sprockets, tea-strainers, hoses, lighters and syringes.
Penny-pinching Queen trying to shift some 5 green and orange corgi tea-towels and 27 Balmoral engraved tea-strainers.