Darjeeling

noun
Dar·​jee·​ling | \ där-ˈjē-liŋ How to pronounce Darjeeling (audio) \

Definition of Darjeeling

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a tea of high quality grown especially in the mountainous districts of northern India

Darjeeling

geographical name
Dar·​jee·​ling | \ där-ˈjē-liŋ How to pronounce Darjeeling (audio) \
variants: or Darjiling

Definition of Darjeeling (Entry 2 of 2)

city of northeastern India in the state of West Bengal on the border of Sikkim population 107,530

First Known Use of Darjeeling

Noun

1895, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Darjeeling

Noun

Darjeeling, India

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“Darjeeling.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Darjeeling. Accessed 28 January 2020.

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