crémant

adjective

cré·​mant
krāmäⁿ,
ˈkremənt
of wine
: mildly sparkling : crackling see pētillant

Word History

Etymology

French, from present participle of crémer to become covered with cream or foam, from Middle French cremer, from creme, cresme, cream

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“Crémant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cr%C3%A9mant. Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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