Mocha stone
Mocha Mo"cha, n. 1. A seaport town of Yemen, on the Red Sea, also spelled {Mukha}. [1913 Webster]

2. A variety of coffee originally brought from Mocha. [1913 Webster]

3. An Abyssinian weight, equivalent to a Troy grain. [1913 Webster]

4. A flavoring made from an infusion of coffee or of a combination of coffee with chocolate or cocoa. [PJC]

5. A color of a deep chocolate brown. [PJC]

{Mocha stone} (Min.), moss agate. [1913 Webster]


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