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Bordeaux

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noun Bor·deaux \bȯr-ˈdō\

Definition of Bordeaux

plural Bor·deaux play \-ˈdōz\

  1. 1 :  white or red wine of the Bordeaux region of France

  2. 2 :  claret 2



Circa 1570

First Known Use of bordeaux

circa 1570


Bordeaux

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geographical name Bor·deaux \bȯr-ˈdō\

Definition of Bordeaux

  1. city & port SW France on the Garonne pop 215,374

Bor·de·lais play \ˌbȯr-də-ˈlā\ noun




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