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cabernet sauvignon

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noun, often capitalized C&S cab·er·net sau·vi·gnon \ˌka-bər-ˈnā-sō-vē-ˈnyōⁿ\

Definition of cabernet sauvignon

  1. :  a dry red wine made from a single widely cultivated variety of black grape —called also cabernet



Origin and Etymology of cabernet sauvignon

French


First Known Use: 1886


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