Médoc

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noun Mé·doc \mā-ˈdäk, -ˈdȯk\

Definition of Médoc

  1. :  a Bordeaux wine made in the Médoc district of France

Origin and Etymology of médoc

French, from Médoc


First Known Use: 1783


Médoc

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geographical name Mé·doc \mā-ˈdäk, -ˈdȯk\

Definition of Médoc

  1. district of southwestern France north of Bordeaux that is noted for wine production


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