Pouilly–Fumé

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noun Pouil·ly–Fu·mé \pü-ˈyē-fü-ˈmā, -fue-\

Definition of Pouilly–Fumé

  1. :  a dry white wine from the Loire valley of France

Origin and Etymology of pouilly–fumé

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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