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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TEA BALL

The tea ball, which is in the little glass, is filled with tea and the boiling water is poured over it into each cup.

Gud sat down and the Clerical Collar poured him a cup of hot water, but neglected to pass him the tea ball.

The tea ball, or the plan of tying the tea in small pieces of cheesecloth, is convenient for serving at an afternoon tea.