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Chasselas

Line breaks: Chas|se¦las
Pronunciation: /ˈʃas(ə)lɑː/

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Definition of Chasselas in English:

noun

[mass noun]
1A variety of white grape, grown mainly in Europe and Chile for eating as a fruit or for making wine.
1.1A wine made from the Chasselas grape.

Origin

named after a village near Mâcon, France.

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