Definitions for Pekoeˈpi koʊ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a black tea from Sri Lanka, India, and Java, made from leaves coarser than those used for orange pekoe.
Origin of pekoe:
1705–15; < dial. Chin (Xiamen) pek-ho, akin to Chin báu white +hòu empress
orange pekoe, pekoe(noun)
a superior grade of black tea; grown in India and Sri Lanka and Java
A high-quality black tea made using young leaves, grown in Sri Lanka, India and Java.
a kind of black tea
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