Recent Examples of betel from the Web
There's been one reported case of Ohio schoolchildren chewing betel nuts.
For drinks, Mr. Patel has rounded up natural and biodynamic wines, and has also collaborated with a local brewer, J. Wakefield, on a saison-style beer called Paan Wala, made with betel leaf, lemon verbena and mango from Mr. Patel’s farm.
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Origin and Etymology of betel
First Known Use: 1553See Words from the same year
BETEL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of betel for English Language Learners
: the dried leaves of a climbing plant that are chewed by some people in southeastern Asia
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