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cambric tea

noun
1.
a mixture of hot water and milk, with sugar and, often, weak tea.
Origin of cambric tea
1885-1890
1885-90, Americanism
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  • Once I sat in a high chair and wore a bib and banqueted on cambric-tea and prunes.

    The Younger Set Robert W. Chambers

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