clos

noun
\ ˈklō \
plural clos\ " \

Definition of clos

: a French vineyard especially : one enclosed by a wall often used prepositively in a compound naming such a vineyard or its wine (as Clos-Vougeot, a vineyard in the Côte-d'Or, or the red Burgundy produced from its grapes) — compare château sense 3, côte

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History and Etymology for clos

French, from Old French, enclosure

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“Clos.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clos. Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.

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