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vino

[vee-noh] /ˈvi noʊ/
noun, plural vinos. Informal.
1.
wine; specifically, red Italian wine, as chianti.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; < Italian: wine
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British Dictionary definitions for vinos

vino

/ˈviːnəʊ/
noun (pl) -nos
1.
an informal word for wine
Word Origin
jocular use of Italian or Spanish vino
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Word Origin and History for vinos

vino

n.

"inferior wine," 1919, colloquial, from the Italian and Spanish word for "wine," from Latin vinum (see vine).

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