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afternoon tea

noun [C or U] uk   us   mainly UK
a small meal eaten in the late afternoon, usually including cake and a cup of tea
Translations of “afternoon tea”
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常包括蛋糕和茶的)午後茶點…
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常包括蛋糕和茶的)午后茶点…
(Definition of afternoon tea from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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