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Sauternes

[soh-turn, saw-; French soh-tern] /soʊˈtɜrn, sɔ-; French soʊˈtɛrn/
noun
1.
a rich, sweet white table wine of France.
2.
the district near Bordeaux producing this wine.

Sauterne

[soh-turn, saw-] /soʊˈtɜrn, sɔ-/
noun, (sometimes lowercase)
1.
a semisweet white wine of California, commonly sold as a jug wine.
Origin
see Sauternes
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British Dictionary definitions for Sauternes

Sauternes

/səʊˈtɜːn/
noun
1.
(sometimes not capital) a sweet white wine made in the southern Bordeaux district of France
Word Origin
C18: from Sauternes, the district where it is produced
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Word Origin and History for Sauternes

Sauterne

n.

also Sauternes, name for certain white wines, 1711, from Sauterne, district near Bordeaux where it is made.

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