pinard

noun
pi·​nard | \ (ˈ) pē¦när \
plural -s

Definition of pinard

: a red French table wine sometimes issued to French soldiers

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History and Etymology for pinard

French, from pineau, pinot any of several vinifera grapes used especially for wine-making (from Middle French, from pine pinecone, from pin pine, from Latin pinus) + -ard

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“Pinard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pinard. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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