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Chardonnay

[shahr-dn-ey; French shar-daw-ne] /ˌʃɑr dnˈeɪ; French ʃar dɔˈnɛ/
1.
a white grape used in winemaking.
2.
a dry white wine made with this grape.
Also called Pinot Chardonnay.
Origin
< French chardon(n)ay
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British Dictionary definitions for Chardonnay

Chardonnay

/ˈʃɑːdəˌneɪ/
noun (sometimes not capital)
1.
a white grape originally grown in the Burgundy region of France, and now throughout the wine-producing world
2.
any of various white wines made from this grape
Word Origin
French
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Word Origin and History for Chardonnay
Chardonnay
1911, from Fr., originally the type of grape used to make the wine.
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