forest tea

noun

Definition of forest tea

: a Philippine plant (Ehretia microphylla) used as a substitute for tea in the Philippines especially by resident Chinese

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“Forest tea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/forest%20tea. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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