white wine

white wine
noun Date: 14th century a wine ranging in color from faintly yellow to amber that is produced from the juice alone of dark- or light-colored grapes

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  • White wine — White White (hw[imac]t), a. [Compar. {Whiter} (hw[imac]t [ e]r); superl. {Whitest}.] [OE. whit, AS. hw[imac]t; akin to OFries. and OS. hw[=i]t, D. wit, G. weiss, OHG. w[=i]z, hw[=i]z, Icel. hv[=i]tr, Sw. hvit, Dan. hvid, Goth. hweits, Lith.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • white wine — white′ wine′ n. vin wine having a yellowish to amber color derived esp. from light colored grapes • Etymology: 1250–1300; ME; cf. F vin blanc …   From formal English to slang

  • white wine — n. any light colored wine made usually from grapes with light colored skins …   English World dictionary

  • white wine — noun Light (usually yellow with a hint of green but not pink) coloured wine In contrast to making red wine, the juice for white wine is fermented without the skins and seeds …   Wiktionary

  • white wine — mėlynžiedė raganė statusas T sritis vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Clematis viticella angl. white wine; wine bower vok. blaue Waldrebe; italienische Waldrebe rus. клематис фиолетовый; ломонос фиолетовый lenk. powojnik włoski …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • white wine — baltasis vynas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Vynas, gaminamas iš šviesių vynuogių sulčių. atitikmenys: angl. white wine rus. белое вино …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • white wine — wine having a yellowish to amber color derived from the light colored grapes used in production, or from dark grapes whose skins, pulp, and seeds have been removed before fermentation. [1250 1300; ME; cf. F vin blanc] * * * …   Universalium

  • white wine — noun pale yellowish wine made from white grapes or red grapes with skins removed before fermentation • Hypernyms: ↑wine, ↑vino • Hyponyms: ↑Canary wine, ↑Chablis, ↑white Burgundy, ↑Montrachet, ↑Chardonnay …   Useful english dictionary

  • white wine — белое вино to deacon wine разбавлять вино fruit wine плодово ягодное вино grease wine светло розовое вино oxidized wine окислившееся вино semisweet wine полусладкое вино …   English-Russian travelling dictionary

  • white wine — /waɪt ˈwaɪn/ (say wuyt wuyn) noun a wine that is light coloured or yellowish, made from light coloured grapes or from dark grapes, the juice of which has been separated from the skins, pulp and seeds. Compare red wine …  

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