1935, in the meaning defined above
French, from Pouilly-sur-Loire, village in France + fumé, past participle of fumer to smoke, from Latin fumare, from fumus smoke — more at fume
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“Pouilly-Fumé.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pouilly-Fum%C3%A9. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.
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