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blanc

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Pronunciation: /blɒ̃
 
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Definition of blanc in English:

adjective

(Of wine) white.
Example sentences
  • Since 1977, he and his partner have been making Chardonnay, Cabernet and fumé blanc at the Napa Valley winery.
  • Bordeaux's classified vineyards are only allowed to grow sauvignon blanc, semillon, muscadelle, ugni blanc, colombard and merlot blanc.
  • It's made from pre-phylloxera colombard grapes, not the ugni blanc grapes of modern vintages.

Origin

French.

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