Definitions for teapoyˈti pɔɪ
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a small three-legged table or stand.
a small table for use in serving tea.
Origin of teapoy:
1820–30; < Hindi tīpāi alter. (with t- from tir- three < Skt tri) of Pers si-pāya three-legged stand
a small decorative table having three legs; sometimes used for holding a tea service
Origin: तिपाई, from تپائي, from त्रि + पाद + the nominalizing suffix -ʼī.
an ornamental stand, usually with three legs, having caddies for holding tea