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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Bohea \Bo*hea"\, n. [From Wu-i, pronounced by the Chinese bu-i, the name of the hills where this kind of tea is grown.] Bohea tea, an inferior kind of black tea. See under Tea. [1913 Webster] Note: The name was formerly applied to superior kinds of black tea, or to black tea in general. [1913 Webster]