from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A variety of red grape grown extensively in California.
- n. A dry red wine made from this grape.
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- n. small black grape grown chiefly in California; transplanted from Europe
- n. dry fruity red wine from California
Origin unknown.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)