argol

noun
ar·gol | \ ˈär-ˌgȯl \

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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