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Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health — Cookery, Food, and Drink.

A beverage produced by roasting the beans from the berries of two principal types of shrub: Coffea arabica (arabica coffee) and C. canephora (robusta coffee); Liberian coffee (C. liberica)...

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coffee

Edited by John Ayto.

in Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 9 words.

wake up and smell the coffee: see wake.

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coffee

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health — Cookery, Food, and Drink.

A beverage produced by roasting the beans from the berries of two principal types of shrub: Coffea arabica (arabica coffee) and C. canephora (robusta coffee); Liberian coffee (C. liberica)...

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coffee

David A. Bender.

in A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 152 words.

A beverage produced by roasting the beans from the berries of two principal types of shrub: Coffea arabica (arabica coffee)

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coffee

David A. Bender.

in A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 155 words.

A beverage produced by roasting the beans from the berries of two principal types of shrub: Coffea arabica (arabica coffee)

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coffee

Edited by John M. Last.

in A Dictionary of Public Health

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 128 words.

A drink brewed from pulverized or finely ground coffee beans according to one of several methods that have become stylized,

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coffee

Miquel Porta and John M. Last.

in A Dictionary of Public Health

P ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 128 words.

A drink brewed from pulverized or finely ground coffee beans according to one of several methods that have become stylized,

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coffee

Edited by John Ayto.

in An A-Z of Food and Drink

January 2002; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 451 words.

The tree from whose seeds (known since the seventeenth century as beans) we make coffee is indigenous to Ethiopia

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Coffee

in Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability

January 2010; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics. 2037 words.

Coffee originated in northeastern Africa and is now grown in most tropical countries throughout the world. Brazil, Vietnam, and Colombia are major coffee producers and...

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Coffee

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 216 words.

The first coffee house in England opened at Oxford in 1650 and the first in London c.1652. They

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Coffee

Melinda S. Courtney.

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 1679 words.

By 1750 Europeans were good at shipping commodities. They imported temperance drinks of tea, coffee, and chocolate, connecting their markets

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coffee

John Ayto.

in The Diner’s Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 452 words.

The shrub from whose seeds (known since the seventeenth century as beans) we make coffee is indigenous to Ethiopia

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coffee

Alan Davidson.

Edited by Tom Jaine.

in The Oxford Companion to Food

January 2006; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 1154 words.

a beverage, and at one remove an important food flavouring, made from roasted beans of the coffee plant, mainly Coffea

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coffee

Alan Davidson.

Edited by Tom Jaine.

in The Oxford Companion to Food

January 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 1156 words.

a beverage, and at one remove an important food flavouring, made from roasted beans of the coffee plant, mainly Coffea

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Coffee

Mark Pendergrast.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History. 1243 words.

Coffee, the second most valuable exported legal commodity (after oil), is the primary delivery system for caffeine, the world's most

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coffee

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 45 words.

Plant and the popular caffeine beverage produced from its seeds (coffee beans). The plants of the genus Coffea are evergreen

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Coffee

Rosane F. Schwan, Cristina F. Silva and Luis R. Batista.

in The Oxford Handbook of Food Fermentations

September 2014; p ublished online July 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Chemistry. 7220 words.

This article discusses the production process for coffee, the most important commodity traded in world markets after petroleum. Coffee beverages offer potential beneficial effects on human...

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Coffee

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

An R&B female vocal group from Chicago, Illinois, USA, the members were Betty Caldwell (lead), Gwen Hester, Elaine Sims and Dee Dee Bryant. Coffee, who appeared at the tail-end of ...

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Coffee

in Berkshire Encyclopedia of World History

January 2010; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 2640 words.

As coffee spread from its native Africa to the Middle East, then to Europe and other parts of the world, it was transformed from the drink of a select few to a product for mass...

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Coffee

Michelle Craig McDonald.

in Atlantic History

P ublished online August 2011 .

Article. Subjects: History of the Americas; European History; African History; History; Regional and National History. 6864 words.

Coffee has been one of the top five most heavily traded commodities worldwide for almost a century, and its production and distribution patterns unite all corners of the world. Early...

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Coffee

Alice Knox Eaton.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 584 words.

or Cuffee, slave insurrectionist, was the reported leader of the first major slave rebellion in the American colonies. His name means “son born on a Friday” in the Akan language of Gold...

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