valpolicella

noun, often capitalized
val·​po·​li·​cel·​la | \ ˌväl-ˌpō-lə-ˈche-lə How to pronounce valpolicella (audio) , ˌval- \

Definition of valpolicella

: a dry red Italian table wine

First Known Use of valpolicella

1903, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for valpolicella

after Valpolicella, district in northern Italy

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“Valpolicella.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/valpolicella. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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