Arabian coffee


Arabian coffee
noun
shrubby tree of northeastern tropical Africa widely cultivated in tropical or near tropical regions for its seed which form most of the commercial coffee
Syn: ↑Coffea arabica
Hypernyms: ↑coffee, ↑coffee tree

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noun
Usage: usually capitalized A
: a large evergreen shrub or small tree (Coffea arabica) native to tropical Africa but widely cultivated in a number of horticultural varieties in tropical and subtropical regions for its seeds which form most of the coffee of commerce

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Arabian coffee,
the common coffee shrub from which arabica coffee is made.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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