cognac

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noun, often capitalized co·gnac \ˈkōn-ˌyak also ˈkȯn- or ˈkän-\

Definition of cognac

  1. :  a brandy from the departments of Charente and Charente-Maritime distilled from white wine

Origin and Etymology of cognac

French, from Cognac, France


First Known Use: 1751


COGNAC Defined for English Language Learners

cognac

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noun, often capitalized co·gnac \ˈkōn-ˌyak also ˈkȯn- or ˈkän-\

Definition of cognac for English Language Learners

  • : a kind of brandy that is made in France


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