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noun Chi·an·ti \kē-ˈän-tē, -ˈan-\

: a dry red wine from Italy

Full Definition of CHIANTI

:  a dry usually red wine from the Tuscany region of Italy; also :  a similar wine made elsewhere

Origin of CHIANTI

Italian, from the Chianti region, Italy
First Known Use: 1833

Rhymes with CHIANTI


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