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Scope note
A fermented tea made by incubating the kombucha culture, a symbiotic colony of bacteria and yeast. In conservation, this tea has an enzyme content that has been applied successfully in the cleaning of crystal fouling on archaeological silk objects.
Accepted term: 20-May-2024