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Catawba Line breaks: Ca|tawba
Pronunciation: /kəˈtɔːbə/

Definition of Catawba in English:


[mass noun]
1A North American variety of grape.
Example sentences
  • Catawba, a centuries old grape variety, bursts with a bold grape taste and pink color making it an award winning grape.
  • He planted a small vineyard of the Catawba's and began producing fresh grape juice.
  • It has higher sugars and lower acids than Catawba.
1.1A white wine made from the Catawba grape.
Example sentences
  • About Catawba wine, my advice is to pass.
  • I was sipping a local Catawba wine the other day.


Named after the River Catawba in North and South Carolina.

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