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Primitivo (ˌprɪmɪˈtiːvəʊ)
n , pl -vos
1.  a black grape grown in the Puglia region of Italy, used for making wine
2.  a strong red wine made from this grape
[C21: from Italian, literally: primitive, probably because the grape tends to ripen earlier than other grapes]

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