Definition of perlé in English:


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Pronunciation: /pəːˈleɪ/

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[mass noun]
  • A semi-sweet, slightly sparkling wine produced in South Africa.


French, literally 'beaded', perhaps from an abbreviation of German Perlwein, denoting a slightly sparkling wine, from Perle 'pearl, bubble' + Wein 'wine'.

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