manzanilla

[man-zuh-neel-yuh, -nee-uh]
noun
a pale, very dry sherry from Spain.

Origin:
1835–45; < Spanish; see manchineel

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manzanilla (ˌmænzəˈnɪlə)
 
n
a very dry pale sherry
 
[C19: from Spanish: camomile (referring to its bouquet)]

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