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

  • n. A sweet wine made from grapes that have been left to freeze on the vines. They are pressed while still frozen so that the grape sugar and acid remain intensely concentrated.

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  • n. A sweet dessert wine made from grapes that are harvested after they have naturally frozen on the vine.

Etymologies

German Eiswein (Wiktionary)

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