a tea that has been allowed to wither and ferment under controlled conditions before being subjected to a heating process that stops fermentation and turns the leaves black.
My Life in Many States and in Foreign Lands George Francis Train
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Embassy to the Eastern Courts of Cochin-China, Siam, and Muscat Edmund Roberts
a shrub or tree of the genus Crataegus, as C. calpodendron. a walking stick made of a blackthorn tree or shrub. Also called sloe. a much-branched, thorny, Old World shrub, Prunus spinosa, having white flowers and small plumlike fruits. pear haw. Historical Examples By the Barrow River Edmund Leamy The Book of Hallowe’en Ruth Edna […]
a black bow tie, worn with a dinner jacket. semiformal evening wear for men (distinguished from white tie). requiring that guests wear semiformal attire, especially that men wear black bow ties with tuxedos or dinner jackets: a black-tie dance. Contemporary Examples Caroline Kennedy’s Next Move Lloyd Grove May 4, 2009 Who Is Brooke Mueller? Tricia […]
a widely distributed sand shark, Charcharinus limbatus, having fins that appear to have been dipped in ink, inhabiting shallow waters of warm seas.
See under titi2 . a shrub or small tree of the southern U.S., Cliftonia monophylla (black titi) having glossy leaves and elongated clusters of fragrant white flowers. noun (pl) -tis any of several small omnivorous New World monkeys of the genus Callicebus, of South America, having long beautifully coloured fur and a long nonprehensile tail […]