Médoc

noun
Mé·​doc | \ mā-ˈdäk How to pronounce Médoc (audio) , -ˈdȯk\

Definition of Médoc

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a Bordeaux wine made in the Médoc district of France

Médoc

geographical name
Mé·​doc | \ mā-ˈdäk How to pronounce Médoc (audio) , -ˈdȯk\

Definition of Médoc (Entry 2 of 2)

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

First Known Use of Médoc

Noun

1783, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Médoc

Noun

French, from Médoc

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