argol

noun
ar·​gol | \ ˈär-ˌgȯl How to pronounce argol (audio) \

Definition of argol

: crude tartar deposited in wine casks during aging

First Known Use of argol

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for argol

Middle English argoile, from Anglo-French argoil

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“Argol.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/argol. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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