Robusta meaning

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The coffee brewed from the seeds of this plant.
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Designating or of one of the two main types of coffee (Coffea canephora) produced commercially, which grows at lower altitudes, mainly in Africa, and is less aromatic than arabica.
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This coffee.
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A plant of the African coffee plant species Coffea canephora.
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Beans, ground roasted beans, or beverage from the robusta coffee bean.
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Origin of robusta

  • New Latin (Coffea) rōbusta former species name of Coffea canēphora from Latin feminine of rōbustus strong robust

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From New Latin Coffea robusta, from Latin robusta, feminine of robustus (“strong").

    From Wiktionary