retsina

retsina

[ret-suh-nuh, ret-see-nuh; Greek re-tsee-nah]
noun
a strong, resinated white or red wine of Greece and Cyprus.

Origin:
1935–40; < Modern Greek < Medieval Latin resina resin

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retsina (rɛtˈsiːnə, ˈrɛtsɪnə)
 
n
a Greek wine flavoured with resin
 
[Modern Greek, from Italian resinaresin]

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