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spumante

[Italian spoo-mahn-te; English spuh-mahn-tee, -tey, spyuh-] /Italian spuˈmɑn tɛ; English spəˈmɑn ti, -teɪ, spyə-/
noun
1.
Italian. any sparkling wine.
Origin
< Italian: literally, foaming; see spume
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n.

sparkling white wine from Asti in Piedmont, 1908, from Italian, literally "sparkling."

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