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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A dry red table wine made from a blend of different varieties of grapes, originally produced in northwest Italy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A Tuscan red wine.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a dry red Italian table wine from the Chianti region of Tuscany.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Properly, a red wine of Tuscany, grown in the region between Siena and Arezzo; as used in Great Britain and the United States, any dry red wine of Tuscany, or any Italian wine of different color which has a similar flavor.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. dry red Italian table wine from the Chianti region of Tuscany

Etymologies

After the Chianti Mountains, a range of the Apennines in central Italy.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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