a small, round, soft biscuit, usually shortened and sweetened.
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Example sentences from the Web for tea biscuit
She had used coal ruinously in order to heat the oven for a special sort of tea-biscuit of which Grandmother was very fond.Master of the Vineyard|Myrtle Reed
British Dictionary definitions for tea biscuit
British any of various semisweet biscuits
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