Metal, often copper, urn-shaped vessels, with a spigot at the base and interior tubes for hot coals; used to boil water for tea. Term used especially with reference to Russian types.

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24875

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Metal, often copper, urn-shaped vessels, with a spigot at the base and interior tubes for hot coals; used to boil water for tea. Term used especially with reference to Russian types.

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Samovars
Date Published
December 12, 2012
Last Updated
April 22, 2021