robusta coffee

noun ro·bus·ta coffee \rōˈbəstə-\

Definition of robusta coffee

  1. 1 :  a coffee (Coffea canephora) that is indigenous to Central Africa but grown in Java and elsewhere and has high resistance to coffee rust

  2. 2a :  the seed of robusta coffee b :  coffee brewed from the seed of robusta coffee

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Origin and Etymology of robusta coffee

New Latin robusta (specific epithet of Coffea robusta, synonym of Coffea canephora), from Latin, feminine of robustus


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