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muscat

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noun mus·cat \ˈməs-ˌkat, -kət\

Definition of muscat

  1. 1 :  muscatel

  2. 2 :  any of several cultivated grapes used in making wine and raisins



Origin of muscat

Middle French, from Old Occitan, from muscat musky, from musc musk, from Late Latin muscus — more at musk


First Known Use: 1548


Muscat

geographical name mus·cat

Definition of Muscat

  1. — see masqat




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