Assam

noun As·sam \ ə-ˈsam , a- \

Definition of Assam

:a black tea grown in northeastern India

Origin and Etymology of assam

Assam, India


Assam

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

Definition of Assam

state of northeastern India on the edge of the Himalayas and bordering on Bhutan and Bangladesh; capital Dispur area 30,318 square miles (78,827 square kilometers), population 26,638,407
see also assamese

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