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afternoon teanoun [C or U]

uk   us   mainly UK
a ​smallmealeaten in the late ​afternoon, usually ​includingcake and a ​cup of ​tea
(Definition of afternoon tea from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “afternoon tea”
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常包括蛋糕和茶的)午后茶点…
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常包括蛋糕和茶的)午後茶點…
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