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As defined by: Tea: Cultivation to Consumption
   "The Chinese name for oolong tea (q.v.), literally blue tea"

As defined by: General Information
   "Refers to 'cup quality' and denotes a combination of the most desirable liquoring properties"

As defined by: Calcutta Tea Traders Association
   "Essential characteristic of good tea"

As defined by: Tea Manufacture
   "Quality in tea has not been clearly defined. It is partly a sensation in the mouth and partly an aroma; it has been described as something that seems to enhance the best characteristics in a liquor, as a pinch of salt brings out the best in certain foods"

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