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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (4)

1. a beverage consisting of an infusion of ground coffee beans;
- Example: "he ordered a cup of coffee"
[syn: coffee, java]

2. any of several small trees and shrubs native to the tropical Old World yielding coffee beans;
[syn: coffee, coffee tree]

3. a seed of the coffee tree; ground to make coffee;
[syn: coffee bean, coffee berry, coffee]

4. a medium brown to dark-brown color;
[syn: chocolate, coffee, deep brown, umber, burnt umber]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Coffee \Cof"fee\ (k[add]"f[-e]; k[o^]f"f[-e]; 115), n. [Turk. qahveh, Ar. qahuah wine, coffee, a decoction of berries. Cf. Caf['e].] 1. 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. [1913 Webster +PJC] 2. The coffee tree. [1913 Webster] Note: There are several species of the coffee tree, as, Coffea Arabica, Coffea canephora, Coffea occidentalis, and Coffea Liberica. The white, fragrant flowers grow in clusters at the root of the leaves, and the fruit is a red or purple cherrylike drupe, with sweet pulp, usually containing two pyrenes, commercially called "beans" or "berries". [1913 Webster] 3. The beverage made by decoction of the roasted and ground berry of the coffee tree. [1913 Webster] They have in Turkey a drink called coffee. . . . This drink comforteth the brain and heart, and helpeth digestion. --Bacon. [1913 Webster] 4. a cup of coffee[3], especially one served in a restaurant; as, we each had two donuts and a coffee; three coffees to go. [PJC] 5. a social gathering at which coffee is served, with optional other foods or refreshments. [PJC] 6. a color ranging from medium brown to dark brown. [PJC] Note: The use of coffee is said to have been introduced into England about 1650, when coffeehouses were opened in Oxford and London. [1913 Webster] Coffee bug (Zool.), a species of scale insect (Lecanium coff[ae]a), often very injurious to the coffee tree. Coffee rat (Zool.) See Musang. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

coffee n 1: a beverage consisting of an infusion of ground coffee beans; "he ordered a cup of coffee" [syn: coffee, java] 2: any of several small trees and shrubs native to the tropical Old World yielding coffee beans [syn: coffee, coffee tree] 3: a seed of the coffee tree; ground to make coffee [syn: coffee bean, coffee berry, coffee] 4: a medium brown to dark-brown color [syn: chocolate, coffee, deep brown, umber, burnt umber]
U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000):

Coffee -- U.S. County in Alabama Population (2000): 43615 Housing Units (2000): 19837 Land area (2000): 678.990152 sq. miles (1758.576346 sq. km) Water area (2000): 1.488301 sq. miles (3.854683 sq. km) Total area (2000): 680.478453 sq. miles (1762.431029 sq. km) Located within: Alabama (AL), FIPS 01 Location: 31.378987 N, 85.956841 W Headwords: Coffee Coffee, AL Coffee County Coffee County, AL
U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000):

Coffee -- U.S. County in Tennessee Population (2000): 48014 Housing Units (2000): 20746 Land area (2000): 428.843616 sq. miles (1110.699819 sq. km) Water area (2000): 5.619704 sq. miles (14.554967 sq. km) Total area (2000): 434.463320 sq. miles (1125.254786 sq. km) Located within: Tennessee (TN), FIPS 47 Location: 35.465790 N, 86.115771 W Headwords: Coffee Coffee, TN Coffee County Coffee County, TN
U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000):

Coffee -- U.S. County in Georgia Population (2000): 37413 Housing Units (2000): 15610 Land area (2000): 598.896007 sq. miles (1551.133471 sq. km) Water area (2000): 3.716715 sq. miles (9.626248 sq. km) Total area (2000): 602.612722 sq. miles (1560.759719 sq. km) Located within: Georgia (GA), FIPS 13 Location: 31.537784 N, 82.839769 W Headwords: Coffee Coffee, GA Coffee County Coffee County, GA




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