coffee tree

Origin of coffee tree

First recorded in 1735–45
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coffee tree

noun
  1. any of several rubiaceous trees of the genus Coffea, esp C. arabica, the seeds of which are used in the preparation of the beverage coffee
  2. short for Kentucky coffee tree
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