souchong

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sou·chong

noun \ˈsü-ˌchŋ, -ˌshŋ\

Definition of SOUCHONG

:  a tea made from the larger older leaves of the shoot

Origin of SOUCHONG

of Chinese origin; akin to Chinese (Beijing) xiǎozhǒng, literally, small sort
First Known Use: 1760

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