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brut

[broot; French bryt] /brut; French brüt/
adjective
1.
(of wine, especially champagne) very dry.
Origin of brut
1890-1895
1890-95; < French: raw; see brute2
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brut

/bruːt; French bryt/
adjective
1.
(of champagne) not sweet; dry
Word Origin
C19: from French raw, rough, from Latin brūtus heavy; see brute
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Word Origin and History for brutest

brut

adj.

"dry," 1891, used of wines, especially champagnes, from French brut (14c.), literally "raw, crude" (see brute).

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