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 for Hyson
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Hyson \Hy"son\, n. [Chin. hi-tshun, lit., first crop, or
     blooming spring.]
     A fragrant kind of green tea.
     [1913 Webster]
     Hyson skin, the light and inferior leaves separated from
        the hyson by a winnowing machine. --M`Culloch.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a Chinese green tea with twisted leaves

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