Chablis

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noun Cha·blis \sha-ˈblē, shə-, shä-; ˈsha-(ˌ)blē\

Definition of Chablis

plural

Chablis

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  1. 1 :  a dry sharp white burgundy wine

  2. 2 :  a semidry soft white California wine

Origin and Etymology of chablis

French, from Chablis, town in France


First Known Use: 1668


CHABLIS Defined for English Language Learners

Chablis

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Definition of Chablis for English Language Learners

  • : a type of white wine from France


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