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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A small box or container for holding loose tea.

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  • n. A box, tin, jar or pot used to store tea leaves.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a small box for holding tea.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See caddy, 2.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a can for storing tea

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  • Also: an assistant to golfers on the Pro Teapot circuit. Note - chocolate teapots do not play golf on hot days.

    July 14, 2008

  • tea caddy – a decorative box created for storing tea leaves

    July 14, 2008