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Assam

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noun As·sam \ə-ˈsam, a-\

Definition of Assam

  1. :  a black tea grown in northeastern India



Origin and Etymology of assam

Assam, India


First Known Use: 1842


Assam

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geographical name As·sam \ə-ˈsam, a-; ˈa-ˌsam\

Definition of Assam

  1. state NE India on edge of Himalayas ∗ Dispur area 30,318 square miles (78,827 square kilometers), pop 26,638,407




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