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Armagnac

[ahr-muh n-yak; French ar-mah-nyak] /ˌɑr mənˈyæk; French ar mɑˈnyak/
noun
1.
a dry brandy distilled in the district of Armagnac in SW France.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50
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  • Special pot stills with a fractionation section on top are used for Armagnac.
British Dictionary definitions for Armagnac

Armagnac

/ˈɑːmənˌjæk/
noun
1.
a dry brown brandy distilled in the French district of Gers
Word Origin
from Armagnac, the former name of this region
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