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Carafe vs. Coffee

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Carafenoun

A bottle, usually glass and with a flared lip, used for serving water, wine, or other beverages.

Coffeenoun

(uncountable) A beverage made by infusing the beans of the coffee plant in hot water.

Carafenoun

A glass pot with a spout for pouring, used for both serving coffee and as a receptacle during the brewing process.

Coffeenoun

(countable) A serving of this beverage.

Carafenoun

A glass water bottle for the table or toilet; - called also croft.

Coffeenoun

The seeds of the plant used to make coffee, misnamed ‘beans’ due to their shape.

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Carafenoun

a bottle with a stopper; for serving wine or water

Coffeenoun

The powder made by roasting and grinding the seeds.

Carafe

A carafe is a glass container without handles used for serving wine and other drinks. Unlike the related decanter, carafes do not include stoppers.

Coffeenoun

A tropical plant of the genus Coffea.

Coffeenoun

A pale brown colour, like that of milk coffee.

Coffeenoun

The end of a meal, when coffee is served.

‘He did not stay for coffee.’;

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Coffeeadjective

Of a pale brown colour, like that of milk coffee.

Coffeeadjective

Of a table: a small, low table suitable for people in lounge seating to put coffee cups on.

Coffeeverb

(intransitive) To drink coffee.

Coffeenoun

The "beans" or "berries" (pyrenes) obtained from the drupes of a small evergreen tree of the genus Coffea, growing in Abyssinia, Arabia, Persia, and other warm regions of Asia and Africa, and also in tropical America.

Coffeenoun

The coffee tree.

Coffeenoun

The beverage made by decoction of the roasted and ground berry of the coffee tree.

‘They have in Turkey a drink called coffee. . . . This drink comforteth the brain and heart, and helpeth digestion.’;

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Coffeenoun

a cup of coffee{3}, especially one served in a restaurant; as, we each had two donuts and a coffee; three coffees to go.

Coffeenoun

a social gathering at which coffee is served, with optional other foods or refreshments.

Coffeenoun

a color ranging from medium brown to dark brown.

Coffeenoun

a beverage consisting of an infusion of ground coffee beans;

‘he ordered a cup of coffee’;

Coffeenoun

any of several small trees and shrubs native to the tropical Old World yielding coffee beans

Coffeenoun

a seed of the coffee tree; ground to make coffee

Coffeenoun

a medium to dark brown color

Coffeenoun

a hot drink made from the roasted and ground seeds (coffee beans) of a tropical shrub

‘a coffee pot’; ‘a cup of coffee’;

Coffeenoun

a cup of coffee

‘we went out for a coffee’;

Coffeenoun

coffee seeds roasted and ground, or a powder made from them

‘a jar of instant coffee’;

Coffeenoun

a pale brown colour like that of milky coffee

‘a maxi dress in cream with a coffee silk trim’;

Coffeenoun

the shrub which yields coffee seeds, native to the Old World tropics.

Coffee

Coffee is a brewed drink prepared from roasted coffee beans, the seeds of berries from certain Coffea species. All fruit must be further processed from a raw material—the fruit and seed—into a stable, raw product; un-roasted, green coffee.

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