Moselle

noun
Mo·​selle | \ mō-ˈzel How to pronounce Moselle (audio) \

Definition of Moselle

: a white wine from the Moselle valley

First Known Use of Moselle

1681, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Moselle

German Moselwein, from Mosel Moselle, river in Germany + German Wein wine

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“Moselle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Moselle. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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Moselle geographical name

Mo·​selle | \ mō-ˈzel How to pronounce Moselle (audio) \
variants: or German Mosel \ ˈmō-​zəl How to pronounce Moselle (audio) \

Definition of Moselle

river about 340 miles (545 kilometers) long in eastern France and western Germany flowing from the Vosges Mountains into the Rhine River at Koblenz

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