claret wine


Definition of claret wine

: a variable color averaging a dark red that is yellower and slightly duller than average wine, yellower and duller than cranberry, and yellower and less strong than average garnet

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History and Etymology for claret wine

partial translation of Middle French vin claret

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“Claret wine.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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