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varietal

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adjective va·ri·e·tal \və-ˈrī-ə-təl\

Definition of varietal

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or characterizing a variety <varietal names>; also :  being a variety in distinction from an individual or species

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or producing a varietal



1866

First Known Use of varietal

1866

Rhymes with varietal


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varietal

noun va·ri·e·tal

Definition of varietal

  1. :  a wine bearing the name of the principal grape from which it is made



1950

First Known Use of varietal

1950


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