camomile tea

  • 1 camomile tea — noun tea like drink made from camomile leaves and flowers • Hypernyms: ↑tisane • Substance Meronyms: ↑chamomile, ↑camomile, ↑Chamaemelum nobilis, ↑Anthemis nobilis * * * camomile tea or chamomile tea …

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  • 2 camomile tea — tea made from soaking the camomile plant in hot water …

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  • 3 camomile tea — noun A beverage made by infusing the leaves of the camomile plant in hot water …

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  • 4 tea — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. pekoe, souchong, oolong, herb[al], etc. tea; beef tea, broth, bouillon; collation, afternoon or five o clock tea, high tea, snack. See drinking. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [An infusion made from tea… …

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  • 5 tea — n. & v. n. 1 a (in full tea plant) an evergreen shrub or small tree, Camellia sinensis, of India, China, etc. b its dried leaves. 2 a drink made by infusing tea leaves in boiling water. 3 a similar drink made from the leaves of other plants or… …

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  • 6 tea */*/*/ — UK [tiː] / US [tɪ] noun Word forms tea : singular tea plural teas 1) [uncountable] a hot brown drink made by pouring boiling water onto the dried leaves of the tea bush. The leaves are called tea leaves and can be bought in small paper bags… …

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  • 7 camomile chamomile — noun (C, U) a plant with small white and yellow flowers that are sometimes used to make tea: camomile tea …

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  • 8 camomile — cam·o·mile || kæməʊmaɪl n. type of plant with medicinal value (used to make camomile tea) …

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  • 9 camomile — n. (also chamomile) any aromatic plant of the genus Anthemis or Matricaria, with daisy like flowers. Phrases and idioms: camomile tea an infusion of its dried flowers used as a tonic. Etymology: ME f. OF camomille f. LL camomilla or chamomilla f …

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  • 10 tea — W2S1 [ti:] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(drink/leaves)¦ 2 mint/camomile etc tea 3¦(meal)¦ 4 tea and sympathy ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1600 1700; : Chinese; Origin: te] 1.) ¦(DRINK/LEAVES)¦ a) [U and C] a …

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  • 11 camomile — [kam′ə mīl΄, kam′əmēl΄] n. [see CHAMOMILE] any plant of two genera (Anthemis and Matricaria) of the composite family, with strong smelling foliage; esp., a plant ( A. nobilis) whose dried, daisylike flower heads are used as a medicine and in… …

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  • 12 tea — noun 1 drink ADJECTIVE ▪ fresh ▪ There s some fresh (= just made) tea in the pot. (BrE) ▪ stewed (= very strong) (BrE), strong ▪ weak …

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  • 13 tea — /ti:/ noun 1 DRINK (U) a) a hot brown drink made by pouring boiling water onto the dried leaves from a particular bush: Do you take milk and sugar in your tea? b) (C) especially BrE a cup of tea: Three teas and a coffee, please. 2 mint/camomile… …

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  • 14 camomile — UK [ˈkæməmaɪl] / US [ˈkæməˌmaɪl] noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms camomile : singular camomile plural camomiles a plant with small white flowers with yellow centres, used for making a type of tea …

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  • 15 camomile — noun Camomile is used before these nouns: ↑tea …

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  • 16 camomile — [[t]kæ̱məmaɪl[/t]] also chamomile N UNCOUNT Camomile is a scented plant with flowers like small daisies. The flowers can be used to make herbal tea …

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  • 17 camomile — cam|o|mile chamomile [ˈkæməmaıl] n [U and C] a plant with small white and yellow flowers that are sometimes used to make tea …

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  • 18 chamomile tea — camomile tea or chamomile tea noun An infusion made with dried camomile flowers • • • Main Entry: ↑camomile …

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  • 19 herb tea — noun A beverage (a tisane) made by steeping herbs (sometimes also includes other plants, such as spices), other than tea leaves, in hot water. Technically not a tea because it does not contain tea leaves. Soaking camomile leaves in hot water for… …

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  • 20 Matricaria chamomilla — This article is about German Chamomile. For other uses, see Chamomile. Matricaria chamomilla Scientific classification Kingdom …

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