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decanter

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noun de·cant·er \di-ˈkan-tər, dē-\

Simple Definition of decanter

  • : a special glass bottle into which wine, whiskey, etc., is poured from its original bottle and from which it is served

Full Definition of decanter

  1. :  a vessel used to decant or to receive decanted liquids; especially :  an ornamental glass bottle used for serving wine

Examples of decanter

  1. The waiter served us wine from an elegant decanter.



Illustration of decanter

1708

First Known Use of decanter

1708


DECANTER Defined for Kids

decanter

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noun de·cant·er \di-ˈkan-tər\

Definition of decanter

  1. :  an ornamental glass bottle used especially for serving wine




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