white wine


white wine
/waɪt ˈwaɪn/ (say wuyt 'wuyn)

noun
a wine that is light-coloured or yellowish, made from light-coloured grapes or from dark grapes, the juice of which has been separated from the skins, pulp and seeds. Compare red wine.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • White wine — White White (hw[imac]t), a. [Compar. {Whiter} (hw[imac]t [ e]r); superl. {Whitest}.] [OE. whit, AS. hw[imac]t; akin to OFries. and OS. hw[=i]t, D. wit, G. weiss, OHG. w[=i]z, hw[=i]z, Icel. hv[=i]tr, Sw. hvit, Dan. hvid, Goth. hweits, Lith.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • white wine — white′ wine′ n. vin wine having a yellowish to amber color derived esp. from light colored grapes • Etymology: 1250–1300; ME; cf. F vin blanc …   From formal English to slang

  • white wine — n. any light colored wine made usually from grapes with light colored skins …   English World dictionary

  • white wine — noun Light (usually yellow with a hint of green but not pink) coloured wine In contrast to making red wine, the juice for white wine is fermented without the skins and seeds …   Wiktionary

  • white wine — mėlynžiedė raganė statusas T sritis vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Clematis viticella angl. white wine; wine bower vok. blaue Waldrebe; italienische Waldrebe rus. клематис фиолетовый; ломонос фиолетовый lenk. powojnik włoski …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • white wine — baltasis vynas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Vynas, gaminamas iš šviesių vynuogių sulčių. atitikmenys: angl. white wine rus. белое вино …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • white wine — wine having a yellowish to amber color derived from the light colored grapes used in production, or from dark grapes whose skins, pulp, and seeds have been removed before fermentation. [1250 1300; ME; cf. F vin blanc] * * * …   Universalium

  • white wine — noun pale yellowish wine made from white grapes or red grapes with skins removed before fermentation • Hypernyms: ↑wine, ↑vino • Hyponyms: ↑Canary wine, ↑Chablis, ↑white Burgundy, ↑Montrachet, ↑Chardonnay …   Useful english dictionary

  • white wine — noun Date: 14th century a wine ranging in color from faintly yellow to amber that is produced from the juice alone of dark or light colored grapes …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • white wine — потр., англ. = vin blanc See: wine …   Англо-русский толковый словарь "Вино"


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