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ChineseEdit

 
girdle; brassiere; to plaster; play; to smear
tea; tea plant
simp. and trad.
(抹茶)
 
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抹茶

EtymologyEdit

From classical 末茶, influenced by Japanese.

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

抹茶

  1. matcha

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
まつ > まっ
Grade: S
ちゃ
Grade: 2
on’yomi
 
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EtymologyEdit

(to rub) + (tea)

NounEdit

抹茶 (hiragana まっちゃ, rōmaji matcha)

  1. powder of matcha (also spelled as maccha).
    A Japanese powder made from specially treated green tea leaves for use in 茶道 (さどう, sadō, Japanese tea ceremony)
  2. The Japanese green tea made from mixing hot water with this powder.