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varietal (Also varietals) : Related Words Words similar in meaning to varietal

cabernet_sauvignon

  • noun superior Bordeaux type of red wine
    Cabernet.

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restriction

  • noun a principle that limits the extent of something
    limitation.
    • I am willing to accept certain restrictions on my movements
  • noun an act of limiting or restricting (as by regulation)
    limitation.

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rose_wine

  • noun pinkish table wine from red grapes whose skins were removed after fermentation began
    blush wine; pink wine; rose.

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germane

  • adjective satellite relevant and appropriate
    • he asks questions that are germane and central to the issue

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yquem

  • noun a sweet white French wine

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burgundy

  • noun a former province of eastern France that is famous for its wines
    Bourgogne.
  • noun red table wine from the Burgundy region of France (or any similar wine made elsewhere)
    Burgundy wine.

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intervarietal

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rhine_wine

  • noun any of several white wines from the Rhine River valley in Germany (`hock' is British usage)
    Rhenish; hock.

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claret

  • noun a dark purplish-red color
  • noun dry red Bordeaux or Bordeaux-like wine
    red Bordeaux.

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world

  • noun everything that exists anywhere
    universe; creation; macrocosm; existence; cosmos.
    • they study the evolution of the universe
    • the biggest tree in existence
  • noun people in general; especially a distinctive group of people with some shared interest
    domain.
    • the Western world

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differentiation

  • noun a discrimination between things as different and distinct
    distinction.
    • it is necessary to make a distinction between love and infatuation
  • noun the mathematical process of obtaining the derivative of a function

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cold

  • noun a mild viral infection involving the nose and respiratory passages (but not the lungs)
    common cold.
    • will they never find a cure for the common cold?
  • noun the absence of heat
    frigidness; coldness; frigidity; low temperature.
    • the coldness made our breath visible
    • come in out of the cold
    • cold is a vasoconstrictor

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merlot

  • noun black wine grape originally from the region of Bordeaux
  • noun dry red wine made from a grape grown widely in Bordeaux and California

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hock

  • noun any of several white wines from the Rhine River valley in Germany (`hock' is British usage)
    Rhenish; Rhine wine.
  • noun tarsal joint of the hind leg of hoofed mammals; corresponds to the human ankle
    hock-joint.

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decade

  • noun a period of 10 years
    decennary; decennium.
  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of nine and one; the base of the decimal system
    10; tenner; ten; X.

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labrusca

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impact

  • noun the striking of one body against another
  • noun a forceful consequence; a strong effect
    wallop.
    • the book had an important impact on my thinking
    • the book packs a wallop

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white_wine

  • noun pale yellowish wine made from white grapes or red grapes with skins removed before fermentation

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style

  • noun how something is done or how it happens
    fashion; manner; way; mode.
    • her dignified manner
    • his rapid manner of talking
    • their nomadic mode of existence
    • in the characteristic New York style
    • a lonely way of life
    • in an abrasive fashion
  • noun a way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period
    expressive style.
    • all the reporters were expected to adopt the style of the newspaper

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grape

  • noun any of various juicy fruit of the genus Vitis with green or purple skins; grow in clusters
  • noun any of numerous woody vines of genus Vitis bearing clusters of edible berries
    grapevine; grape vine.

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moselle

  • noun German white wine from the Moselle valley or a similar wine made elsewhere

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rose

  • noun any of many shrubs of the genus Rosa that bear roses
    rosebush.
  • noun pinkish table wine from red grapes whose skins were removed after fermentation began
    blush wine; pink wine; rose wine.

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sparkling

  • noun a rapid change in brightness; a brief spark or flash
    scintillation; twinkle.
  • verb reflect brightly
    sparkle; coruscate; scintillate.
    • Unquarried marble sparkled on the hillside

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studerite

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amerine

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burgundy_wine

  • noun red table wine from the Burgundy region of France (or any similar wine made elsewhere)
    Burgundy.

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sangiovese

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medoc

  • noun red Bordeaux wine from the Medoc district of southwestern France

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port_wine

  • noun sweet dark-red dessert wine originally from Portugal
    port.

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coffee

  • noun a beverage consisting of an infusion of ground coffee beans
    java.
    • he ordered a cup of coffee
  • noun any of several small trees and shrubs native to the tropical Old World yielding coffee beans
    coffee tree.

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australia

  • noun a nation occupying the whole of the Australian continent; Aboriginal tribes are thought to have migrated from southeastern Asia 20,000 years ago; first Europeans were British convicts sent there as a penal colony
    Commonwealth of Australia.
  • noun the smallest continent; between the South Pacific and the Indian Ocean

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cold_duck

  • noun pink sparkling wine originally from Germany

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de

  • noun a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
    Diamond State; Delaware; First State.

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prohibition

  • noun a law forbidding the sale of alcoholic beverages
    • in 1920 the 18th amendment to the Constitution established prohibition in the US
  • noun a decree that prohibits something
    ban; proscription.

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rioja

  • noun dry red table wine from the Rioja region of northern Spain

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tempranillo

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red_wine

  • noun wine having a red color derived from skins of dark-colored grapes

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new

  • adjective not of long duration; having just (or relatively recently) come into being or been made or acquired or discovered
    • a new law
    • new cars
    • a new comet
    • a new friend
    • a new year
    • the New World
  • adjective satellite original and of a kind not seen before
    fresh; novel.
    • the computer produced a completely novel proof of a well-known theorem

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red_bordeaux

  • noun dry red Bordeaux or Bordeaux-like wine
    claret.

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merlot

  • noun black wine grape originally from the region of Bordeaux
  • noun dry red wine made from a grape grown widely in Bordeaux and California

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european_union

  • noun an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members
    Europe; European Community; EC; European Economic Community; Common Market; EU; EEC.
    • he tried to take Britain into the Europen Union

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term

  • noun a word or expression used for some particular thing
    • he learned many medical terms
  • noun a limited period of time
    • a prison term
    • he left school before the end of term

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chenin_blanc

  • noun white grape grown especially in California and the lower Loire valley of France
  • noun made in California and the Loire valley in France

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name

  • noun a language unit by which a person or thing is known
    • his name really is George Washington
    • those are two names for the same thing
  • noun a person's reputation
    • he wanted to protect his good name

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straw_wine

  • noun sweet wine from grapes partially sun-dried on the vine or on straw mats

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wine_maker

  • noun someone who makes wine
    winemaker; vintner.
  • noun distillery where wine is made
    winery.

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university

  • noun the body of faculty and students at a university
  • noun establishment where a seat of higher learning is housed, including administrative and living quarters as well as facilities for research and teaching

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list

  • noun a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics)
    listing.
  • noun the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical
    tilt; lean; leaning; inclination.
    • the tower had a pronounced tilt
    • the ship developed a list to starboard
    • he walked with a heavy inclination to the right

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label

  • noun a brief description given for purposes of identification
    • the label Modern is applied to many different kinds of architecture
  • noun trade name of a company that produces musical recordings
    recording label.
    • the artists and repertoire department of a recording label is responsible for finding new talent

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ordinary

  • noun a judge of a probate court
  • noun the expected or commonplace condition or situation
    • not out of the ordinary

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plonk

  • noun a cheap wine of inferior quality
  • noun the noise of something dropping (as into liquid)

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fortified_wine

  • noun wine to which alcohol (usually grape brandy) has been added

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fortified

  • adjective satellite secured with bastions or fortifications
    bastioned.
  • verb make strong or stronger
    strengthen; fortify; beef up.
    • This exercise will strengthen your upper body
    • strengthen the relations between the two countries

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italian_vermouth

  • noun sweet dark amber variety
    sweet vermouth.

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soave

  • noun dry white Italian wine from Verona

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vinifera

  • noun common European grape cultivated in many varieties; chief source of Old World wine and table grapes
    Vitis vinifera; vinifera grape; common grape vine.

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vino

  • noun fermented juice (of grapes especially)
    wine.

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sauterne

  • noun semisweet golden-colored table or dessert wine from around Bordeaux in France; similar wine from California
    Sauternes.

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national

  • noun a person who owes allegiance to that nation
    subject.
    • a monarch has a duty to his subjects
  • adjective of or relating to or belonging to a nation or country
    • national hero
    • national anthem
    • a national landmark

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blush_wine

  • noun pinkish table wine from red grapes whose skins were removed after fermentation began
    pink wine; rose wine; rose.

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vine

  • noun a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface

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sparkling_wine

  • noun effervescent wine

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past

  • noun the time that has elapsed
    past times; yesteryear.
    • forget the past
  • noun a earlier period in someone's life (especially one that they have reason to keep secret)
    • reporters dug into the candidate's past

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pinot

  • noun any of several purple or white wine grapes used especially for Burgundies and champagnes
    Pinot grape.

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sherry

  • noun dry to sweet amber wine from the Jerez region of southern Spain or similar wines produced elsewhere; usually drunk as an aperitif

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individual

  • noun a human being
    someone; somebody; soul; person; mortal.
    • there was too much for one person to do
  • noun a single organism

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export

  • noun commodities (goods or services) sold to a foreign country
    exportation.
  • verb sell or transfer abroad
    • we export less than we import and have a negative trade balance

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negus

  • noun wine and hot water with sugar and lemon juice and nutmeg

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eu

  • noun a bivalent and trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group
    atomic number 63; europium.
  • noun an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members
    Europe; European Community; EC; European Economic Community; Common Market; European Union; EEC.
    • he tried to take Britain into the Europen Union

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pinot_chardonnay

  • noun dry white table wine resembling Chablis but made from Chardonnay grapes
    Chardonnay.

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alternative

  • noun one of a number of things from which only one can be chosen
    option; choice.
    • what option did I have?
    • there no other alternative
    • my only choice is to refuse
  • adjective satellite serving or used in place of another
    alternate; substitute.
    • an alternative plan

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subject

  • noun the subject matter of a conversation or discussion
    topic; theme.
    • he didn't want to discuss that subject
    • it was a very sensitive topic
    • his letters were always on the theme of love
  • noun something (a person or object or scene) selected by an artist or photographer for graphic representation
    content; depicted object.
    • a moving picture of a train is more dramatic than a still picture of the same subject

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dessert_wine

  • noun still sweet wine often served with dessert or after a meal

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alcohol

  • noun a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent
    alcoholic beverage; intoxicant; alcoholic drink; inebriant.
    • alcohol (or drink) ruined him
  • noun any of a series of volatile hydroxyl compounds that are made from hydrocarbons by distillation

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verdicchio

  • noun a variety of white wine grape grown in Italy
  • noun a dry white Italian wine made from Verdicchio grapes

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muscadelle

  • noun wine from muscat grapes
    muscatel; muscadel; muscat.

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table_wine

  • noun wine containing not more than 14 percent alcohol usually served with a meal

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burgundy

  • noun a dark purplish-red to blackish-red color
  • noun a former province of eastern France that is famous for its wines
    Bourgogne.

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label

  • noun a brief description given for purposes of identification
    • the label Modern is applied to many different kinds of architecture
  • noun trade name of a company that produces musical recordings
    recording label.
    • the artists and repertoire department of a recording label is responsible for finding new talent

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content

  • noun everything that is included in a collection and that is held or included in something
    • he emptied the contents of his pockets
    • the two groups were similar in content
  • noun what a communication that is about something is about
    message; substance; subject matter.

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state

  • noun the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation
    province.
    • his state is in the deep south
  • noun the way something is with respect to its main attributes
    • the current state of knowledge
    • his state of health
    • in a weak financial state

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bureau

  • noun an administrative unit of government
    office; agency; authority; federal agency; government agency.
    • the Central Intelligence Agency
    • the Census Bureau
    • Office of Management and Budget
    • Tennessee Valley Authority
  • noun furniture with drawers for keeping clothes
    chest; chest of drawers; dresser.

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marketing

  • noun the exchange of goods for an agreed sum of money
    selling; merchandising.
  • noun the commercial processes involved in promoting and selling and distributing a product or service
    • most companies have a manager in charge of marketing

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international

  • adjective concerning or belonging to all or at least two or more nations
    • international affairs
    • an international agreement
    • international waters
  • noun any of several international socialist organizations

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champagne

  • noun a white sparkling wine either produced in Champagne or resembling that produced there
    bubbly.
  • noun a region of northeastern France
    Champagne-Ardenne.

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muscat

  • noun any of several cultivated grapevines that produce sweet white grapes
    muskat.
  • noun a port on the Gulf of Oman and capital of the sultanate of Oman
    capital of Oman; Masqat.

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multitude

  • noun a large indefinite number
    plurality; battalion; pack; large number.
    • a battalion of ants
    • a multitude of TV antennas
    • a plurality of religions
  • noun a large gathering of people
    throng; concourse.

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common

  • noun a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area
    green; park; commons.
    • they went for a walk in the park
  • adjective belonging to or participated in by a community as a whole; public
    • for the common good
    • common lands are set aside for use by all members of a community

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beaujolais

  • noun dry fruity light red wine drunk within a few months after it is made; from the Beaujolais district in southeastern France

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uk

  • noun a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
    U.K.; Great Britain; Britain; United Kingdom; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

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frank

  • noun a smooth-textured sausage of minced beef or pork usually smoked; often served on a bread roll
    dog; hot dog; wiener; wienerwurst; frankfurter; weenie; hotdog.
  • noun a member of the ancient Germanic peoples who spread from the Rhine into the Roman Empire in the 4th century

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mull

  • noun a term used in Scottish names of promontories
    • the Mull of Kintyre
  • noun an island in western Scotland in the Inner Hebrides

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bordeaux_wine

  • noun any of several red or white wines produced around Bordeaux, France or wines resembling them
    Bordeaux.

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standard

  • noun a basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated
    measure; criterion; touchstone.
    • the schools comply with federal standards
    • they set the measure for all subsequent work
  • noun the ideal in terms of which something can be judged
    criterion.
    • they live by the standards of their community

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pressure

  • noun the force applied to a unit area of surface; measured in pascals (SI unit) or in dynes (cgs unit)
    pressure level; force per unit area.
    • the compressed gas exerts an increased pressure
  • noun a force that compels
    • the public brought pressure to bear on the government

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viognier

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california

  • noun a state in the western United States on the Pacific; the 3rd largest state; known for earthquakes
    CA; Calif.; Golden State.

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muscatel

  • noun wine from muscat grapes
    muscadel; muscadelle; muscat.
  • noun sweet aromatic grape used for raisins and wine
    muscat; muscat grape.

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noir

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dubonnet

  • noun (trademark) a sweet aromatic French wine (red or white) used chiefly as an aperitif

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table

  • noun a set of data arranged in rows and columns
    tabular array.
    • see table 1
  • noun a piece of furniture having a smooth flat top that is usually supported by one or more vertical legs
    • it was a sturdy table

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dry

  • noun a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages
    prohibitionist.
  • verb remove the moisture from and make dry
    dry out.
    • dry clothes
    • dry hair

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maconnais

  • noun fine Burgundy wine usually white and dry
    macon.

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region

  • noun the extended spatial location of something
    part.
    • the farming regions of France
    • religions in all parts of the world
    • regions of outer space
  • noun a part of an animal that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve
    area.
    • in the abdominal region

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transition

  • noun the act of passing from one state or place to the next
    passage.
  • noun an event that results in a transformation
    conversion; changeover.

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sauvignon_blanc

  • noun white wine grape grown in California
  • noun a California wine

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davis

  • noun English navigator who explored the Arctic while searching for the Northwest Passage (1550-1605)
    Davys; John Davys; John Davis.
  • noun United States painter who developed an American version of cubism (1894-1964)
    Stuart Davis.

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newcomer

  • noun any new participant in some activity
    newbie; fledgeling; neophyte; entrant; freshman; fledgling; starter.
  • noun a recent arrival
    • he's a newcomer to Boston

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blush

  • noun a rosy color (especially in the cheeks) taken as a sign of good health
    rosiness; bloom; flush.
  • noun sudden reddening of the face (as from embarrassment or guilt or shame or modesty)
    flush.

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maker

  • noun a person who makes things
    shaper.
  • noun terms referring to the Judeo-Christian God
    Jehovah; Creator; God Almighty; Almighty; Lord; Divine; Godhead.

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grower

  • noun someone concerned with the science or art or business of cultivating the soil
    agriculturalist; cultivator; raiser; agriculturist.

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macon

  • noun fine Burgundy wine usually white and dry
    maconnais.
  • noun a city in central Georgia to the southeast of Atlanta

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cabernet_sauvignon

  • noun superior Bordeaux type of red wine
    Cabernet.

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czech_republic

  • noun a landlocked republic in central Europe; separated from Slovakia in 1993

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straw

  • noun plant fiber used e.g. for making baskets and hats or as fodder
  • noun material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds
    stubble; chaff; husk; stalk; shuck.

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sweet

  • noun a dish served as the last course of a meal
    dessert; afters.
  • noun English phonetician; one of the founders of modern phonetics (1845-1912)
    Henry Sweet.

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marsala

  • noun dark sweet or semisweet dessert wine from Sicily

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powerful

  • adjective having great power or force or potency or effect
    • the most powerful government in western Europe
    • his powerful arms
    • a powerful bomb
    • the horse's powerful kick
    • powerful drugs
    • a powerful argument
  • adjective satellite strong enough to knock down or overwhelm
    knock-down.
    • a knock-down blow

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sack

  • noun a bag made of paper or plastic for holding customer's purchases
    carrier bag; poke; paper bag.
  • noun an enclosed space
    sac; pocket; pouch.
    • the trapped miners found a pocket of air

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sauternes

  • noun semisweet golden-colored table or dessert wine from around Bordeaux in France; similar wine from California
    Sauterne.
  • noun semisweet golden-colored table or dessert wine from around Bordeaux in France; similar wine from California
    Sauterne.

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austria

  • noun a mountainous republic in central Europe; under the Habsburgs (1278-1918) Austria maintained control of the Holy Roman Empire and was a leader in European politics until the 19th century
    Oesterreich; Republic of Austria.

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french_vermouth

  • noun dry pale amber variety
    dry vermouth.

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winery

  • noun distillery where wine is made
    wine maker.

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meunier

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duck

  • noun small wild or domesticated web-footed broad-billed swimming bird usually having a depressed body and short legs
  • noun (cricket) a score of nothing by a batsman
    duck's egg.

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canary_wine

  • noun a sweet white wine from the Canary Islands

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grigio

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france

  • noun a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
    French Republic.
  • noun French writer of sophisticated novels and short stories (1844-1924)
    Jacques Anatole Francois Thibault; Anatole France.

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quality

  • noun an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone
    • the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
  • noun a degree or grade of excellence or worth
    caliber; calibre.
    • the quality of students has risen
    • an executive of low caliber

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market

  • noun the world of commercial activity where goods and services are bought and sold
    market place; marketplace.
    • without competition there would be no market
    • they were driven from the marketplace
  • noun the customers for a particular product or service
    • before they publish any book they try to determine the size of the market for it

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red

  • noun red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood
    redness.
  • noun a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows eastward from Texas along the southern boundary of Oklahoma and through Louisiana
    Red River.

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bubbly

  • noun a white sparkling wine either produced in Champagne or resembling that produced there
    champagne.
  • adjective satellite emitting or filled with bubbles as from carbonation or fermentation
    foaming; spumy; bubbling; effervescing; foamy; frothy.
    • bubbling champagne
    • foamy (or frothy) beer

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trade

  • noun the commercial exchange (buying and selling on domestic or international markets) of goods and services
    • Venice was an important center of trade with the East
    • they are accused of conspiring to constrain trade
  • noun the skilled practice of a practical occupation
    craft.
    • he learned his trade as an apprentice

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strong

  • adjective having strength or power greater than average or expected
    • a strong radio signal
    • strong medicine
    • a strong man
  • adjective satellite not faint or feeble
    • a strong odor of burning rubber

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pinot_noir

  • noun red wine grape; grown especially in California for making wines resembling those from Burgundy, France
  • noun dry red California table wine made from purple Pinot grapes

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union

  • noun an organization of employees formed to bargain with the employer
    trades union; brotherhood; labor union; trade union.
    • you have to join the union in order to get a job
  • noun the United States (especially the northern states during the American Civil War)
    North.
    • he has visited every state in the Union
    • Lee hoped to detach Maryland from the Union
    • the North's superior resources turned the scale

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unknown

  • noun an unknown and unexplored region
    terra incognita; unknown region.
    • they came like angels out the unknown
  • noun anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found
    alien; stranger.

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provenance

  • noun where something originated or was nurtured in its early existence
    birthplace; cradle; provenience; place of origin.
    • the birthplace of civilization

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zinfandel

  • noun dry fruity red wine from California
  • noun small black grape grown chiefly in California; transplanted from Europe

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system

  • noun instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity
    • he bought a new stereo system
    • the system consists of a motor and a small computer
  • noun a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole
    scheme.
    • a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going

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custom

  • noun accepted or habitual practice
    usage; usance.
  • noun a specific practice of long standing
    tradition.

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cotes_de_provence

  • noun a wine from southeastern France on the Mediterranean coast

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muscadel

  • noun wine from muscat grapes
    muscatel; muscadelle; muscat.

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regulation

  • noun an authoritative rule
    ordinance.
  • noun a principle or condition that customarily governs behavior
    rule.
    • it was his rule to take a walk before breakfast
    • short haircuts were the regulation

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label

  • noun a brief description given for purposes of identification
    • the label Modern is applied to many different kinds of architecture
  • noun trade name of a company that produces musical recordings
    recording label.
    • the artists and repertoire department of a recording label is responsible for finding new talent

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tokay

  • noun Hungarian wine made from Tokay grapes
  • noun variety of wine grape originally grown in Hungary; the prototype of vinifera grapes

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australian

Of or pertaining to Australia. -- n. A native or an inhabitant of Australia.

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cabernet

  • noun superior Bordeaux type of red wine
    Cabernet Sauvignon.

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flight

  • noun a formation of aircraft in flight
  • noun an instance of traveling by air
    flying.
    • flying was still an exciting adventure for him

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jug

  • noun a large bottle with a narrow mouth
  • noun the quantity contained in a jug
    jugful.

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pinot_noir

  • noun red wine grape; grown especially in California for making wines resembling those from Burgundy, France
  • noun dry red California table wine made from purple Pinot grapes

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sauvignon

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chianti

  • noun dry red Italian table wine from the Chianti region of Tuscany

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brand

  • noun a name given to a product or service
    marque; trade name; brand name.
  • noun a recognizable kind
    make.
    • there's a new brand of hero in the movies now
    • what make of car is that?

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varietal

  • noun a wine made principally from one grape and carrying the name of that grape
    varietal wine.

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oregon

  • noun a state in northwestern United States on the Pacific
    Beaver State; OR.

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alsace

  • noun a region of northeastern France famous for its wines
    Alsatia; Elsass.

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chile

  • noun very hot and finely tapering pepper of special pungency
    chilli; chili; chili pepper; chilly.
  • noun a republic in southern South America on the western slopes of the Andes on the south Pacific coast
    Republic of Chile.

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bordeaux

  • noun a port city in southwestern France; a major center of the wine trade
  • noun any of several red or white wines produced around Bordeaux, France or wines resembling them
    Bordeaux wine.

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white

  • noun the quality or state of the achromatic color of greatest lightness (bearing the least resemblance to black)
    whiteness.
  • noun a member of the Caucasoid race
    White person; Caucasian.

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tobacco

  • noun leaves of the tobacco plant dried and prepared for smoking or ingestion
    baccy.
  • noun aromatic annual or perennial herbs and shrubs
    tobacco plant.

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aocs

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sacramental_wine

  • noun used in a communion service
    altar wine.

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chardonnay

  • noun white wine grape
    chardonnay grape.
  • noun dry white table wine resembling Chablis but made from Chardonnay grapes
    Pinot Chardonnay.

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characteristic

  • noun a prominent attribute or aspect of something
    feature.
    • the map showed roads and other features
    • generosity is one of his best characteristics
  • noun a distinguishing quality

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vinification

  • noun the process whereby fermentation changes grape juice into wine

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rhone_wine

  • noun any of various wines from the Rhone River valley in France

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minimum

  • noun the smallest possible quantity
    lower limit.
  • noun the point on a curve where the tangent changes from negative on the left to positive on the right

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limit

  • noun the greatest possible degree of something
    boundary; bound.
    • what he did was beyond the bounds of acceptable behavior
    • to the limit of his ability
  • noun final or latest limiting point
    terminus ad quem; terminal point.

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pink_wine

  • noun pinkish table wine from red grapes whose skins were removed after fermentation began
    blush wine; rose wine; rose.

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white_burgundy

  • noun dry white table wine of Chablis, France or a wine resembling it
    Chablis.

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balance

  • noun a state of equilibrium
  • noun equality between the totals of the credit and debit sides of an account

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example

  • noun an item of information that is typical of a class or group
    instance; illustration; representative.
    • this patient provides a typical example of the syndrome
    • there is an example on page 10
  • noun a representative form or pattern
    model.
    • I profited from his example

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vintner

  • noun someone who sells wine
    wine merchant.
  • noun someone who makes wine
    winemaker; wine maker.

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figure

  • noun a diagram or picture illustrating textual material
    fig.
    • the area covered can be seen from Figure 2
  • noun alternative names for the body of a human being
    form; flesh; soma; frame; physique; material body; anatomy; shape; chassis; build; human body; physical body; bod.
    • Leonardo studied the human body
    • he has a strong physique
    • the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak

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tax

  • noun charge against a citizen's person or property or activity for the support of government
    revenue enhancement; taxation.
  • verb levy a tax on
    • The State taxes alcohol heavily
    • Clothing is not taxed in our state

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varietal_wine

  • noun a wine made principally from one grape and carrying the name of that grape
    varietal.

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specific

  • noun a fact about some part (as opposed to general)
    particular.
    • he always reasons from the particular to the general
  • noun a medicine that has a mitigating effect on a specific disease
    • quinine is a specific for malaria

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chablis

A white wine made near Chablis, a town in France. 2. a white wine resembling Chablis[1], but made elsewhere, as in California.

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altar_wine

  • noun used in a communion service
    sacramental wine.

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pink

  • noun a light shade of red
  • noun any of various flowers of plants of the genus Dianthus cultivated for their fragrant flowers
    garden pink.

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dry_vermouth

  • noun dry pale amber variety
    French vermouth.

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united

  • adjective characterized by unity; being or joined into a single entity
    • presented a united front
  • verb act in concert or unite in a common purpose or belief
    unify; unite.

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%

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generic_wine

  • noun a wine that is a blend of several varieties of grapes with no one grape predominating; a wine that does not carry the name of any specific grape
    generic.

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mulled_wine

  • noun wine heated with sugar and spices and often citrus fruit

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generic

  • noun a wine that is a blend of several varieties of grapes with no one grape predominating; a wine that does not carry the name of any specific grape
    generic wine.
  • noun any product that can be sold without a brand name

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vintage

  • noun a season's yield of wine from a vineyard
  • noun the oldness of wines
    time of origin.

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bishop

  • noun a senior member of the Christian clergy having spiritual and administrative authority; appointed in Christian churches to oversee priests or ministers; considered in some churches to be successors of the twelve Apostles of Christ
  • noun port wine mulled with oranges and cloves

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port

  • noun a place (seaport or airport) where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country
  • noun sweet dark-red dessert wine originally from Portugal
    port wine.

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instance

  • noun an occurrence of something
    case; example.
    • it was a case of bad judgment
    • another instance occurred yesterday
    • but there is always the famous example of the Smiths
  • noun an item of information that is typical of a class or group
    example; illustration; representative.
    • this patient provides a typical example of the syndrome
    • there is an example on page 10

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vin

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republic

  • noun a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them
    commonwealth; democracy.
  • noun a form of government whose head of state is not a monarch
    • the head of state in a republic is usually a president

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boom

  • noun a deep prolonged loud noise
    roar; thunder; roaring.
  • noun a state of economic prosperity

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geographical

  • adjective of or relating to the science of geography
    geographic.
  • adjective determined by geography
    geographic.
    • the north and south geographic poles

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altar

  • noun the table in Christian churches where communion is given
    communion table; Lord's table.
  • noun a raised structure on which gifts or sacrifices to a god are made

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optimal

  • adjective satellite most desirable possible under a restriction expressed or implied
    optimum.
    • an optimum return on capital
    • optimal concentration of a drug

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vouvray

  • noun a dry white French wine (either still or sparkling) made in the Loire valley

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vermouth

  • noun any of several white wines flavored with aromatic herbs; used as aperitifs or in mixed drinks

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composition

  • noun the spatial property resulting from the arrangement of parts in relation to each other and to the whole
    composing.
    • harmonious composition is essential in a serious work of art
  • noun the way in which someone or something is composed
    physical composition; make-up; makeup; constitution.

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poor

  • noun people without possessions or wealth (considered as a group)
    poor people.
    • the urban poor need assistance
  • adjective satellite deserving or inciting pity
    wretched; pathetic; pitiable; piteous; misfortunate; miserable; pitiful; hapless.
    • a hapless victim
    • miserable victims of war
    • the shabby room struck her as extraordinarily pathetic"- Galsworthy
    • piteous appeals for help
    • pitiable homeless children
    • a pitiful fate
    • Oh, you poor thing
    • his poor distorted limbs
    • a wretched life

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appellation

  • noun identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others
    appellative; designation; denomination.

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regional

  • adjective characteristic of a region
    • regional flora
  • adjective satellite related or limited to a particular region
    • a regional dialect

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aoc

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traditional

  • adjective consisting of or derived from tradition
    • traditional history
    • traditional morality
  • adjective satellite pertaining to time-honored orthodox doctrines
    • the simple security of traditional assumptions has vanished

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chardonnay

  • noun white wine grape
    chardonnay grape.
  • noun dry white table wine resembling Chablis but made from Chardonnay grapes
    Pinot Chardonnay.

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sweet_vermouth

  • noun sweet dark amber variety
    Italian vermouth.

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maynard

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southern

  • adjective in or characteristic of a region of the United States south of (approximately) the Mason-Dixon line
    • southern hospitality
    • southern cooking
    • southern plantations
  • adjective satellite situated in or oriented toward the south
    southerly.
    • a southern exposure
    • took a southerly course

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chablis

  • noun a town in north central France noted for white Burgundy wines
  • noun dry white table wine of Chablis, France or a wine resembling it
    white Burgundy.

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schoonmaker

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california_wine

  • noun any of various wines produced in California

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vin_ordinaire

  • noun cheap French table wine of unspecified origin

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germany

  • noun a republic in central Europe; split into East Germany and West Germany after World War II and reunited in 1990
    Deutschland; FRG; Federal Republic of Germany.

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significant

  • adjective important in effect or meaning
    important.
    • a significant change in tax laws
    • a significant change in the Constitution
    • a significant contribution
    • significant details
    • statistically significant
  • adjective satellite fairly large
    substantial.
    • won by a substantial margin

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terroir

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response

  • noun a result
    • this situation developed in response to events in Africa
  • noun a bodily process occurring due to the effect of some antecedent stimulus or agent
    reaction.
    • a bad reaction to the medicine
    • his responses have slowed with age

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identity

  • noun the distinct personality of an individual regarded as a persisting entity
    personal identity; individuality.
    • you can lose your identity when you join the army
  • noun the individual characteristics by which a thing or person is recognized or known
    • geneticists only recently discovered the identity of the gene that causes it
    • it was too dark to determine his identity
    • she guessed the identity of his lover

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pinot_blanc

  • noun white wine grape; grown especially in California for making wines resembling those from Chablis, France
  • noun dry white California table wine made from white Pinot grapes

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rhenish

  • noun any of several white wines from the Rhine River valley in Germany (`hock' is British usage)
    Rhine wine; hock.
  • adjective of or relating to the Rhine River and the lands adjacent to it
    • Rhenish wines tend to be sweet

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blend

  • noun an occurrence of thorough mixing
  • noun a new word formed by joining two others and combining their meanings
    portmanteau word; portmanteau.
    • `smog' is a blend of `smoke' and `fog'
    • `motel' is a portmanteau word made by combining `motor' and `hotel'
    • `brunch' is a well-known portmanteau

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variety

  • noun a collection containing a variety of sorts of things
    mixture; smorgasbord; motley; miscellanea; mixed bag; salmagundi; miscellany; assortment; potpourri.
    • a great assortment of cars was on display
    • he had a variety of disorders
    • a veritable smorgasbord of religions
  • noun noticeable heterogeneity
    diversity; diverseness; multifariousness.
    • a diversity of possibilities
    • the range and variety of his work is amazing

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sale

  • noun a particular instance of selling
    • he has just made his first sale
    • they had to complete the sale before the banks closed
  • noun the general activity of selling
    • they tried to boost sales
    • laws limit the sale of handguns

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tradition

  • noun an inherited pattern of thought or action
  • noun a specific practice of long standing
    custom.

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dent

  • noun an appreciable consequence (especially a lessening)
    • it made a dent in my bank account
  • noun a depression scratched or carved into a surface
    scratch; slit; prick; incision.

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muscadet

  • noun white grape grown especially in the valley the Loire in France
  • noun dry white wine from the Loire valley in France

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hearty

  • adjective satellite showing warm and heartfelt friendliness
    • gave us a cordial reception
    • a hearty welcome
  • adjective satellite providing abundant nourishment
    solid; substantial; square; satisfying.
    • a hearty meal
    • good solid food
    • ate a substantial breakfast
    • four square meals a day

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madeira

  • noun a Brazilian river; tributary of the Amazon River
    Madeira River.
  • noun an island in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Africa; the largest of the Madeira Islands

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retsina

  • noun Greek wine flavored with resin

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bottle

  • noun a glass or plastic vessel used for storing drinks or other liquids; typically cylindrical without handles and with a narrow neck that can be plugged or capped
  • noun the quantity contained in a bottle
    bottleful.

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bordeaux

Pertaining to Bordeaux in the south of France. -- n. A claret wine from Bordeaux.

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jug_wine

  • noun inexpensive wine sold in large bottles or jugs

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wine

  • noun fermented juice (of grapes especially)
    vino.
  • noun a red as dark as red wine
    wine-colored; wine-coloured.

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