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green tea

a tea that is steamed to prevent fermentation and then rolled and dried.
Origin of green tea
1695-1705 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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British Dictionary definitions for green tea

green tea

a sharp tea made from tea leaves that have been steamed and dried quickly without fermenting
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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