Lapsang souchong

noun
Lap·​sang souchong | \ ˈläp-ˌsäŋ- How to pronounce Lapsang souchong (audio) , ˈlap-ˌsaŋ- How to pronounce Lapsang souchong (audio) \

Definition of Lapsang souchong

: a souchong tea having a pronounced smoky flavor and aroma

First Known Use of Lapsang souchong

circa 1878, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Lapsang souchong

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The first known use of Lapsang souchong was circa 1878

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“Lapsang souchong.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lapsang%20souchong. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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