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coffee cup

noun
1.
a cup from which coffee may be drunk, usually smaller than a teacup
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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  • He drew his coffee cup toward him and began to stir with energy.

    The Fortune Hunter Louis Joseph Vance
  • "Like as not," Davy nodded, and spoke from the depths of his coffee cup.

    Janet of the Dunes

    Harriet T. Comstock
  • He gave his coffee cup back to the robot and got to his feet.

    Space Viking Henry Beam Piper
  • Dane-Latimer poured half his brandy into his coffee cup and smiled.

    Lady Bountiful George A. Birmingham
  • I looked at him over my coffee cup, and there was something about him I did not like.

    The La Chance Mine Mystery Susan Carleton Jones

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